self-raised

adjective
\ ˌself-ˈrāzd How to pronounce self-raised (audio) \

Definition of self-raised

: raised by oneself: such as
a : collected without assistance from others self-raised funds
b : brought to maturity or self-sufficiency through one's own efforts In the midst of a growing trend of absentee parents and self-raised children …— Chris Martin
c : brought to maturity by oneself for one's own use or consumption self-raised crops Llamas are among the scores of animals on display at the fair. Young 4-H members show off their self-raised livestock …— Walter O'Brien

First Known Use of self-raised

1647, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-raised.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-raised. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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