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Princeton's WordNet

  1. self-starter(noun)

    an energetic person with unusual initiative

  2. self-starter(noun)

    an electric starting motor that automatically starts an internal-combustion engine


  1. Self-starter(n.)

    A mechanism (usually one operated by electricity, compressed air, a spring, or an explosive gas), attached to an internal-combustion engine, as on an automobile, and used as a means of starting the engine without cranking it by hand; -- called also a starter.


  1. self-starter(Noun)

    A person who shows initiative and resourcefulness

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