personal independence
Derivationally related forms: ↑self-sufficient (for: ↑self-sufficiency), ↑self-reliant (for: ↑self-reliance), ↑autonomous (for: ↑autonomy)
Hypernyms: ↑independence, ↑independency

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\\| ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ noun
: guidance by oneself or itself

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self-direcˈtion noun
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Main Entry:self-

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