self-organized criticality

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self-organized criticality

[‚self ¦ȯr·gə‚nīzd ‚krid·ə′kal·əd·ē]
(physics)
Property of a system that persistently operates far from equilibrium, at or near a threshold of instability, having evolved automatically to this critical state independently of external fields.