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self-sustained

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able to take care of oneself or itself without outside help
  • each new colony was expected to develop a self-sustained economy

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“Self-sustained.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-sustained. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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