self-sustaining(redirected from self-sustainingly)
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Able to sustain oneself or itself independently.
able to support or sustain oneself or itself without outside aid.
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|Adj.||1.||self-sustaining - able to provide for your own needs without help from others; "a self-sufficing economic unit"|
independent - free from external control and constraint; "an independent mind"; "a series of independent judgments"; "fiercely independent individualism"