Examples of dependency in a Sentence
the country's dependency on foreign oil
a dependency on foreign oil
Recent Examples of dependency from the Web
With such scarcity, prices skyrocket, thus forcing millions of poor people to dependency — depending on handouts — just to survive.
Tammy Johnson is a drug counselor who works at the Resource Recovery Council and has been dealing with her own chemical dependency issues since 2001.
Also cutting Haiti’s dependency on development aid is critical, Moïse said.
Dependency ratios -- the share of those older than 65 years of the total population -- are projected to soar in both Germany and Japan.
What would Microsoft think about his and Mojang’s dependency on open source code?
Caminiti left the Houston Astros in September 2000 to undergo evaluation for chemical dependency.
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First Known Use of dependency
DEPENDENCY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dependency for English Language Learners
: the quality of being dependent
: an area that is controlled by a country but that is not formally a part of it
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