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Adjective
Contingent on or determined by
“Major pancreatic resection invariably results in the development of insulin dependent diabetes.”
Adjective
Unable to do without
“The older universities are most vulnerable because they carry out the most research and are dependent on the cash.”
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Requiring someone or something for financial or other support
“But information is also dependent on context and requires intelligence in order to be understood.”
Adjective
Extending freely from a support from above
“… the dependent willow branches swayed in the gentle breeze.”
Adjective
Depending on a person or thing for aid or support
“I refuse to be dependent, despite having a baby to care for.”
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