au·​tar·​kic | \ ȯ-ˈtär-kik How to pronounce autarkic (audio) \

Definition of autarkic

: of, relating to, or marked by autarky

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Other Words from autarkic

autarkical \ -​ki-​kəl How to pronounce autarkical (audio) \ adjective

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Both problems can be solved if governments see mini-grids not as autarkic outposts, but as part of a master plan. The Economist, "Mini-grids may be the best way to illuminate the “bottom billion”," 12 July 2018

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First Known Use of autarkic

1936, in the meaning defined above

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