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SELF-SUFFICIENCY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does self-sufficiency mean? 

SELF-SUFFICIENCY (noun)
  The noun SELF-SUFFICIENCY has 1 sense:

1. personal independence

  Familiarity information: SELF-SUFFICIENCY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SELF-SUFFICIENCY (noun)


Sense 1self-sufficiency [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Personal independence

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

self-direction; self-reliance; self-sufficiency; autonomy

Hypernyms ("self-sufficiency" is a kind of...):

independence; independency (freedom from control or influence of another or others)


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