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self-sufficientadjective

uk   us   /ˌself.səˈfɪʃ.ənt/
C2 able to provide everything you need, especially food, for yourself without the help of other people: The programme aims to make the country self-sufficient in food production and to cut energy imports.
self-sufficiency
noun [U] uk   us   /ˌself.səˈfɪʃ.ən.si/
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