self-sustained

self-sustaining

[self-suh-stey-ning, self-]
adjective

Origin:
1835–45

self-sustained, adjective
self-sustainingly, adverb
self-sustainment, noun
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self-sustained

adjective
needing no outside support 
self-sustaining

adjective
able to provide for your own needs without help from others; "a self-sufficing economic unit" [syn: self-sufficient
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