1. dependent a person who relies on another person for support
  2. dependent variable a quantity whose value depends on another quantity
  3. dependence the state of relying on someone or something else
  4. dependency relying on or being controlled by someone or something else
  5. dependent clause a clause in a complex sentence that cannot stand alone as a complete sentence and that functions within the sentence as a noun or adjective or adverb
  6. dependent on determined by conditions or circumstances that follow
  7. dependent upon determined by conditions or circumstances that follow

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