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n. pl. in·de·pen·den·cies
1. Independence.
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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(ˌɪn dɪˈpɛn dən si)

n., pl. -cies.
2. a territory not under the control of any other power.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.independency - freedom from control or influence of another or othersindependency - 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
autonomy, liberty - immunity from arbitrary exercise of authority: political independence
autarchy, autarky - economic independence as a national policy
separateness - political independence; "seeking complete political separateness for Taiwan"
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The condition of being politically free:
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'I'm quite delighted, I'm sure, to find sich independency, feeling sorry though, at the same time, mim, that you should have been forced into submissions when you couldn't help yourself--he he he!
If we only had good health and tolerable success, me might, she was sure, in time realize an independency; and that, perhaps, before we were too old to enjoy it; then both she and I would rest; and what was to hinder us from going to live in England?
Behold us now at the close of the ten years, and we have realized an independency. The rapidity with which we attained this end had its origin in three reasons:-- Firstly, we worked so hard for it; secondly, we had no incumbrances to delay success; thirdly, as soon as we had capital to invest, two well-skilled counsellors, one in Belgium, one in England, viz.
True love transcends the unworthy object and dwells and broods on the eternal, and when the poor interposed mask crumbles, it is not sad, but feels rid of so much earth and feels its independency the surer.
"It would, indeed, be a relief," I thought, "if I had ever so small an independency; I never can bear being dressed like a doll by Mr.
They further said that we demanded to the United Nations to take action on autism of Indian on the Kashmiri and issue of Kashmir .Meanwhile in the District Tharparkar including their Talukas Islamkot, Nagarparkar, Chachro, Kaloi, Diplo and other big cities the rallies are being marked for the solidarity of Kashmir and in all the district the slogans of Kashmir Independency and solidarity of brethren of Kashmir expressed in great manner.
With this feature, this was one of Apple's attempts for hardware independency.
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Meanwhile, Punjab Minister for Public Prosecution Chaudhry Zaheer Ud Din has said that Kashmir is a disputed territory, still India has taken a bigotry stance on Kashmir which is against the all international laws but it can never eliminate the independency of Kashmiri people.
Aminullah Kakar, Akhlaq Shah, Nadir Langove, Jaffar Awan, Asmatullah Achakzai, Fouzia Mengal and Khalida Qazi while addressing the protesting lawyers said that filing reference against a honest judge of the Apex court is an attack on independency of the judiciary.
Be it 18th amendment or provincial independency, we won't tolerate any prohibtion, he said.
Achieving this technological challenge enables Pluristem large-scale consistent production with operational independency from third-party suppliers for standard serum.

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