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self-sufficientadjective

 us   /ˌself·səˈfɪʃ·ənt/
able to provide what is necessary without the help of others: a self-sufficient economy/person
self-sufficiency
noun [U]  us   /ˌself·səˈfɪʃ·ən·si/
They showed their self-sufficiency by growing their own vegetables.
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