autarkic

adjective
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 \ ȯ-​ˈtär-​ki-​kəl How to pronounce autarkic (audio) \ adjective

Examples of autarkic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Unless we’re truly heading to an autarkic war-footing, those supply chains will continue to crisscross the globe. Washington Post, 31 May 2019 Both problems can be solved if governments see mini-grids not as autarkic outposts, but as part of a master plan. The Economist, 12 July 2018

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First Known Use of autarkic

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Autarkic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/autarkic. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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