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n. pl. in·de·pen·den·cies
2. An independent territory or state.
3. Independency The Independent movement in 17th-century England.
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n, pl -cies
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a territory or state free from the control of any other power
2. another word for independence
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (esp in the Congregational Church) the principle upholding the independence of each local church or congregation
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in•de•pend•en•cy(ˌɪn dɪˈpɛn dən si)
n., pl. -cies.
2. a territory not under the control of any other power.
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|Noun||1.||independency - freedom from control or influence of another or others|
freedom - the condition of being free; the power to act or speak or think without externally imposed restraints
separateness - political independence; "seeking complete political separateness for Taiwan"
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