Meaning of “autobiography” in the English Dictionary

"autobiography" in English

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uk /ˌɔː.tə.baɪˈɒɡ.rə.fi/ us /ˌɑː.t̬ə.baɪˈɑː.ɡrə.fi/
noun [ C ] uk /ˌɔː.tə.baɪˈɒɡ.rə.fər/ us /ˌɑː.t̬ə.baɪˈɑː.ɡrə.fɚ/

someone who writes (an) autobiography:

Biographers tend to be more accurate and objective than autobiographers.
adjective uk /ˌɔː.təˌbaɪ.əˈɡræf.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˌɑː.t̬əˌbaɪ.əˈɡræf.ɪ.kəl/

an autobiographical story/novel/poem

(Definition of “autobiography” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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autobiographynoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌɔt̬·ə·bɑɪˈɑɡ·rə·fi/

literature the story of a person’s life as written by that person, or the area of literature relating to books that describe such stories:

[ U ] The book was a mixture of family history and autobiography.

(Definition of “autobiography” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)