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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Critical of oneself and one's faults and weaknesses: "In my experience, no species of performing artist is as self-critical as a dancer” ( Susan Sontag).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Capable of criticizing oneself; able to find mistakes and possibilities for improvement in one's own work.

Etymologies

self- +‎ critical (Wiktionary)

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