self-subsistent

adjective
self-sub·​sis·​tent | \ ˌself-səb-ˈsi-stənt How to pronounce self-subsistent (audio) \

Definition of self-subsistent

: subsisting independently of anything external to itself

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self-subsistence \ ˌself-​səb-​ˈsi-​stən(t)s How to pronounce self-subsistent (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of self-subsistent

1646, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-subsistent was in 1646

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“Self-subsistent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-subsistent. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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