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in·ter·de·pen·dent

 (ĭn′tər-dĭ-pĕn′dənt)
adj.
Mutually dependent: "Our physiology and that of the plants we eat are not only biochemically similar but interdependent" (Cindy Engel).

in′ter·de·pen′dence, in′ter·de·pen′den·cy n.

interdependent

(ˌɪntədɪˈpɛndənt)
adj
relating to two or more people or things dependent on each other

in•ter•de•pend•ent

(ˌɪn tər dɪˈpɛn dənt)

adj.
mutually dependent; depending on each other.
[1810–20]
in`ter•de•pend′ence, in`ter•de•pend′en•cy, n.
in`ter•de•pend′ent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.interdependent - mutually dependent
dependent - relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed; "dependent children"; "dependent on moisture"
Translations

interdependent

[ˌɪntədɪˈpendənt] ADJinterdependiente

interdependent

[ˌɪntərdɪˈpɛndənt] adjinterdépendant(e)

interdependent

interdependent

[ˌɪntədɪˈpɛndənt] adjinterdipendente
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