Definition of Dependency:

  1. Relationship between conditions, events, or tasks such that one cannot begin or be-completed until one or more other conditions, events, or tasks have occurred, begun, or completed.

  2. Dependence.

  3. A dependent or subordinate thing, especially a country or province controlled by another.

Synonyms of Dependency

Dependence, Reliance, Colony, Protectorate, Province, Dominion, Outpost, Satellite, Satellite state

How to use Dependency in a sentence?

  1. The islands became dependencies of Norway and Denmark.
  2. The countrys dependency on the oil industry.

Meaning of Dependency & Dependency Definition