Buffon was among the first to create an autonomous science, free of any theological influence.
If conforming documents are presented, the bank owes an autonomous duty to the beneficiary to make payment to it at the place designated for payment.
These things are now being used as AUVs, autonomous underwater vehicles.
There is no autonomous indigenous community, independent of the state.
This crisis has proved that high income is not synonymous with a civic society that is independent and autonomous .
The human subject, conceived as a unitary self capable of autonomous action and meaningful moral judgement, is one such fiction with which we have deceived ourselves.
If there is any scope for the will, Vernant notes, it is certainly not autonomous will in the Kantian sense, but a will bound by fear of divine powers, if not actually coerced by them.
They are one of the most autonomous and independent of animals, which is why you don't find a wolf act at the circus.
It resembles more a treaty between separate autonomous nation states than a real binding constitution for a single European state.
I believe that a woman's right to choose gets to the very heart of what it means to be an autonomous , free human being.