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Another word for dependency

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Noun
  1. An area subject to rule by an outside power

      1. A territory distant from the state having jurisdiction or control over it
      2. A region politically controlled by a distant country; a dependency.
      3. A territory thus settled.
      1. The state of being dominated or controlled by a demon or spirit.
      2. Territory ruled by an outside country
      3. The state of being possessed:
      1. An area of knowledge, activity, or interest:
      2. A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire.
      3. A territorial district; territory
      1. A similar region, as in Canada or Australia, without the status of a province or state
      2. A sphere or province of action, existence, thought, etc.
      3. A sphere of action or interest; a province.
    See also:

    politics

Another word for dependency

Noun
  1. The state of being dependent

      1. The state of being dependent on another for financial support.
      2. The condition or fact of being dependent
      3. The condition of being dependent on a substance such as a drug or on a given behavior:
      1. (Electronics) An assembly of coils and magnetic material placed about the neck of a cathode-ray tube to provide electromagnetic deflection fields for the electron beam
      2. Any of various emblems of subjugation, such as a structure made of two upright spears with a third laid across them, under which conquered enemies of ancient Rome were forced to march in subjection.
      3. The condition of being subjugated by or as if by a conqueror; subjugation or bondage:
    See also:

    dependence

  2. A territory or state subject to the dominion of another state

      1. A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
      2. A self-governing nation under the nominal rule of the British monarch.
      3. A governed territory or country
      1. A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire.
      2. A territorial district; territory
      3. An area of knowledge, activity, or interest:
      1. A commission from the League of Nations authorizing a member nation to administer a territory.
      2. A region under such administration.
      3. (Historical) A commission from the League of Nations to a country to administer some region, colony, etc.
    See also:

    colony

    territory