self-subsistent

adjective self-sub·sis·tent \ ˌself-səb-ˈsi-stənt \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of self-subsistent

: subsisting independently of anything external to itself

self-subsistence

play \ˌself-səb-ˈsi-stən(t)s\ noun

First Known Use of self-subsistent

1646

in the meaning defined above

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