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interdependence

[in-ter-di-pen-duh ns] /ˌɪn tər dɪˈpɛn dəns/
noun
1.
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, interdependency.
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noninterdependence, noninterdependency, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for noninterdependence

interdependence

/ˌɪntədɪˈpɛndəns/
noun
1.
dependence between two or more people, groups, or things: the interdependence of economies
Derived Forms
interdependency, noun
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Word Origin and History for noninterdependence

interdependence

n.

1822, from inter- + dependence.

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noninterdependence in Culture

interdependence definition


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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