ouroboric

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  • enPR: ôr-rŏb'-ôr-rĭk
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ouroboric

  1. Self-referring, self-reflexive, self-consuming; recursive
  2. Relating to the Ouroboros, a snake eating its own tail.
    What could be more ouroboric than members of the media who specialize in blaming the media.
    Going back in time and becoming one's own grandfather is a rather ouroboric endeavour

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