self-support

noun
self-sup·​port | \ˌself-sə-ˈpȯrt \

Definition of self-support 

: independent support of oneself or itself

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self-supported \ ˌself-​sə-​ˈpȯr-​təd \ adjective

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1632, in the meaning defined above

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