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Self-sacrifice[1] is the giving up of something that a person wants for themselves so that others can be helped or protected or so that other external value can be advanced or protected.[2][3]

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  1. ^ "Self-Sacrifice". Retrieved 23 November 2022.
  2. ^ Krupp, D. B.; MacIejewski, Wes (7 January 2022). "The evolution of extraordinary self-sacrifice". Scientific Reports. 12 (1): 90. Bibcode:2022NatSR..12...90K. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-04192-w. PMC 8741978. PMID 34997081.
  3. ^ Sachdeva, S.; Iliev, R.; Ekhtiari, H.; Dehghani, M. (15 April 2015). "The Role of Self-Sacrifice in Moral Dilemmas". PLOS ONE. 10 (6): e0127409. Bibcode:2015PLoSO..1027409S. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0127409. PMC 4468073. PMID 26075881.