/ɪntədəˈpɛndənt / (say intuhduh'penduhnt)

mutually dependent; dependent on each other: *In this environment (as in most colonies) the government official and the white settler were interdependent. –c.d. rowley, 1970.
interdependence, interdependency, noun
interdependently, adverb

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Interdependent — In ter*de*pend ent, a. Mutually dependent. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • interdependent — 1817, from INTER (Cf. inter ) + DEPENDENT (Cf. dependent). Related: Interdependently …   Etymology dictionary

  • interdependent — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ dependent on each other. DERIVATIVES interdependence noun interdependency noun …   English terms dictionary

  • interdependent — in|ter|de|pend|ent [ ,ıntərdı pendənt ] adjective things that are interdependent are related to one another in such a close way that each one needs the others in order to exist: an increasingly interdependent global economy ╾ in|ter|de|pend|ence… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • interdependent — UK [ˌɪntə(r)dɪˈpendənt] / US [ˌɪntərdɪˈpendənt] adjective things that are interdependent are related to one another in such a close way that each one needs the others in order to exist an increasingly interdependent global economy Derived word:… …   English dictionary

  • Interdependent — Interdependenz bedeutet gegenseitige oder wechselseitige Abhängigkeit bzw. Dependenz. Als Abhängigkeit zwischen Personen spielt er eine besondere Rolle bei der Betrachtung von Beziehungen und Interaktionen in der Sozialpsychologie und in der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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