Definition of self-dependency in English:

self-dependency

Pronunciation /ˌsɛlfdɪˈpɛnd(ə)nsi/

noun

  • Dependence entirely upon oneself and one's own efforts, rather than on others; independence; self-sufficiency.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Aaron Hill (1685–1750), writer and entrepreneur. From self- + dependency.