self-sufficing

adjective
self-suf·​fic·​ing | \ ˌself-sə-ˈfī-siŋ also -ziŋ How to pronounce self-sufficing (audio) \

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self-sufficingly adverb
self-sufficingness noun

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1647, in the meaning defined above

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