Definitions for "Autocatalysis"
Self-catalysis; catalysis of a substance by one of its own products, as of silver oxide by the silver formed by reduction of a small portion of it.
catalysis in which the catalyst is one of the products of the reaction
A process that creates itself by catalytic action. A system of chemical reactions such that each reaction is aided (catalysed) by the product of another in a closed and self-perpetuating sequence.