self-mutilation

n.

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  • self-mutilation — /sɛlf mjutəˈleɪʃən/ (say self myoohtuh layshuhn) noun mutilation of oneself …   Australian English dictionary

  • self-mutilation — self′ mutila′tion n …   From formal English to slang

  • self-mutilation — noun deliberate injury to one s own body …   English new terms dictionary

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  • Self-injury — ] Non fatal self harm is common in young people worldwide [cite journal|author=Schmidtke A, et al.|year=1996|title=Attempted suicide in Europe: rates, trends and sociodemographic characteristics of suicide attempters during the period… …   Wikipedia

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