nondependent

adjective

non·​de·​pen·​dent ˌnän-di-ˈpen-dənt How to pronounce nondependent (audio)
: not dependent
especially : not relying on another for support
nondependent beneficiaries

Word History

First Known Use

1847, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nondependent was in 1847

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Cite this Entry

“Nondependent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondependent. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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