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self-imposed

adjective uk   /ˌself.ɪmˈpəʊzd/  us   /-ˈpoʊzd/
decided by yourself, without being influenced or ordered by other people: The end of the year was their self-imposed deadline for finishing the building work. After the military coup, the family left for self-imposed exile in America.
Translations of “self-imposed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自己決定的, 自己規定的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自己决定的, 自己规定的…
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