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English definition of “self-evident”

self-evident

adjective     /ˌselfˈev.ɪ.dənt/
clear or obvious without needing any proof or explanation: Solutions which seem self-evident to humans are often beyond the grasp of computers.Apparent and obviousVisible self-evidently     /ˌselfˈev.ɪ.dənt.li/ adverb Any growth in unemployment is self-evidently a matter of extreme seriousness.Apparent and obviousVisible
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