self-service definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
the practice of serving oneself from a display of articles in a store, cafeteria, etc. or servicing one's car oneself at a service station and then paying a cashier
operating with such self-service
self-service definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Being a retail commercial enterprise or a service in which the customers or users help themselves: a self-service market; a self-service elevator.
- selfˈ-serˈvice noun