Meaning of self-contradiction

self-con•tra•dic•tion

Pronunciation: (self'kon"tru-dik'shun, self"-), [key]
— n.
  1. an act or instance of contradicting oneself or itself.
  2. a statement containing contradictory elements.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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