self-sufficiency

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self-suf·fi·cient

(sĕlf′sə-fĭsh′ənt)
adj.
1. Able to provide for oneself without the help of others; independent.
2. Having undue confidence; smug.

self′-suf·fi′cien·cy n.
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Noun1.self-sufficiency - personal independence
independence, independency - freedom from control or influence of another or others

self-sufficiency

noun
The capacity to manage one's own affairs, make one's own judgments, and provide for oneself:
Translations

self-sufficiency

[ˌselfsəˈfɪʃənsɪ] N [of person] → independencia f, confianza f en sí mismo; (economic) → autosuficiencia f

self-sufficiency

[ˌsɛlfsəˈfɪʃnsɪ] nautosufficienza

self-sufficient

(selfsəˈfiʃənt) adjective
not dependent on others for help etc. a self-sufficient community.
ˌself-sufˈficiency noun