Dependency Depending

Dependent

Meanings and phrases

dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed
  2. contingent on something else; dependant; qualified
  3. (of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence; subordinate
  4. addicted to a drug; dependant; drug-addicted; hooked; strung-out
  5. held from above; pendent; pendant
  6. being under the power or sovereignty of another or others; subject

dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support); dependant

blood-oxygenation level dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. functional magnetic resonance imaging that relies on intrinsic changes in hemoglobin oxygenation; BOLD FMRI

dependent clause

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. 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; subordinate clause

dependent on

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. determined by conditions or circumstances that follow; contingent; contingent on; contingent upon; dependant on; dependent upon; dependant upon; depending on

dependent upon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. determined by conditions or circumstances that follow; contingent; contingent on; contingent upon; dependent on; dependant on; dependant upon; depending on
E.g.
  • It is dependent upon a number of props that hold it up.
  • All social theories are dependent upon a process of abstraction.
  • This variability between individuals is greatly dependent upon diet.

dependent variable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (statistics) a variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value depends on the independent variable
E.g.
  • The dependent variable of the experiment was the amount of crackers consumed.
  • In spectroscopy, this distribution, with frequency as the dependent variable, is known as a van der Waals profile.
  • If is a dependent variable, then often the subscript "x" is attached to the "D" to clarify the independent variable "x".

heavily dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • French Guiana is heavily dependent on imports of food and energy.
  • The local economy is heavily dependent upon tourism and the service industry.
  • East-central Scotland became too heavily dependent on linens, hemp, and jute.

highly dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fiji is highly dependent on tourism for revenue.
  • Some coal-mining regions are highly dependent on coal.
  • The Greenlandic economy is highly dependent on fishing.

not dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The effect is not dependent on the light intensity (photon flux).
  • Liability, at that time, was not dependent upon negligence, but the act.
  • He is not dependent upon us.

largely dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The social protection is largely dependent on the state.
  • 10.Federal Bank Ezhumattoor is largely dependent on private buses.
  • Temperature is largely dependent on the incidence of solar radiation.

more dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The success of the College has become more and more dependent on the quality of its tuition.
  • During the British Mandate period, the fountain became more dependent on rainwater and springs.
  • As film offers declined, he became more and more dependent on live venues to support his family.

dependent on agriculture

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • About 2,800 persons were dependent on agriculture.
  • Over 6,300 people were dependent on agriculture.
  • The state was poor and still dependent on agriculture.

less dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They grow even less dependent on their families and they are challenged academically.
  • Since their genome reduction is less dependent on fitness, pseudogenes are frequent in these organisms.
  • The last area is less dependent on the outside but still very much influenced by the degradation processes.

entirely dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The newspaper had been entirely dependent on the government for funding.
  • Until the 1970s, life was thought to be entirely dependent on energy from the Sun.
  • The ""Monaspa"" was entirely dependent on the king and had no bonds with the feudal nobility.

dependent territories

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A selection of dependent territories are listed in "italics" and are not ranked.
  • List of countries by westernmost point This is a list of countries by westernmost point on land (dependent territories included).

dependent children

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Of the 2,146 recorded households in 2001, only 630 had dependent children.
  • DODEA (formerly DoDDS) operates Patch Middle School for the dependent children of service members.
  • “The Medicaid Basic Plan is for healthy low-income children and adults with eligible dependent children.

completely dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are altricial, and are completely dependent on milk for their first 10 days.
  • In the earliest years, children are "completely dependent on the care of others."
  • This left the marquisate utterly ruined and completely dependent on the King of France.

became dependent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At ten years of age she lost the use of her legs and became dependent on the wheelchair.
  • After closing the Ignalina plant, the country became dependent on energy supplies from neighbouring Russia.
  • Money came into use because people became dependent on one another, importing what they needed and exporting the surplus.
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