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self-starter

[′self ′stär·dər]
(mechanical engineering)
An attachment for automatically starting an internal combustion engine.
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Even though inventors tried to develop mechanical self-starters using springs, compressed air and other ideas, until 1912 most all cars, trucks and tractors were crank-started.
Every organization needs self-starters to get things moving and to keep things going.
The Eye Bank Association of America needs a creative self-starter to be responsible for the overall administration of the association's internal and external communication, and the development and oversight of the association information technology and public relations efforts.
And I'm sad to say, no matter what you do, there will always be those who exist solely to manipulate the self-starter to their own gain ...
"He's a self-starter and has over 20 years of experience and a strong background in decor and housewares."
Self-starter evidence and leadership evidence, ranked second and third at the prescreening phase, now place seventh and eighth, respectively.
- Delco, for short - began making the first electric self-starter for Henry Leland of the Cadillac Motor Co.
Also, as a physician, you already are a highly motivated self-starter with strong integrity and values.
Drummer/composer Roland Vazquez has been recording and producing his own music since the late seventies, a self-starter, if you may.
A SELF-STARTER with ambition and high energy levels.
(We practiced writing the Russian for "Well-built, twenty-six-year-old blonde seeks self-starter man.")
The first electric automotive self-starter was demonstrated by Henry Leland, head of the Cadillac division of General Motors.