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self-contained

[ˌselfkǝn'teɪnd]

ADJ [flat] con entrada propia, independiente; [person] autónomo, autosuficiente

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What made him all the more appealing, though, was his self-contained reserve.
Sin embargo lo que lo hacía aún más atractivo, era su autoimpuesta reserva.
Ward, J.R. / Lover EnshrinedWard, J.R. / Amante Consagrado
Amante Consagrado
Ward, J.R.
© Traducción: 2009, Patricia Torres Londoño
© 2010, Santillana Ediciones Generales, S.L.
© 2007, Jessica Bird
Lover Enshrined
Ward, J.R.
© Jessica Bird, 2008

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self-contained
ˌselfkǝn'teɪndcon entrada propia; independiente; autónomo; autosuficiente

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