the quality or condition of being interdependent, or mutually reliant on each other: Globalization of economies leads to an ever-increasing interdependence of countries.
- Sometimes in·ter·de·pend·en·cy .
- non·in·ter·de·pend·ence, non·in·ter·de·pend·en·cy, noun
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How to use interdependence in a sentence
They go through faster cycles, their swings wilder, their interdependency deeper than ever.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin
People defining themselves in different pragmatic contexts enter into a network of interdependency.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin
Ulv had a lifetime of knowledge about the interdependency of life.Planet of the Damned | Harry Harrison
British Dictionary definitions for interdependence
dependence between two or more people, groups, or things: the interdependence of economies
- interdependency, noun
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Cultural definitions for interdependence
In economics, the concept that all prices are to some degree affected by all other prices and also that all markets are affected by all other markets.
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