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self-supporting

adjective uk   /ˌself.səˈpɔː.tɪŋ/  us   /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ɪŋ/
earning or having enough money to pay for your activities without receiving financial help from other people: The vast majority of students here are self-supporting.
Translations of “self-supporting”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自給的, 自立的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自给的, 自立的…
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