dependent

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someone who is physiologically dependent on a substance; abrupt deprivation of the substance produces withdrawal symptoms addict
being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs) addiction , dependance , dependence , dependency , habituation
clause modifying a noun or pronoun, dependent adjective clause
clause modifying a verb, dependent adverb clause
dependent on chance aleatory
luck, dependent on aleatory
more than 130 southeastern Virgin Islands; a dependent territory of the United States American Virgin Islands , United States Virgin Islands , VI
grant (by a sovereign or a legislative body) of resources to maintain a dependent member of a ruling family apanage , appanage
variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable; if f(x) argument
more than 40 northeastern Virgin Islands (15 inhabited); a dependent territory of the United Kingdom British Virgin Islands
person who is responsible for attending to the needs of a child or dependent adult caregiver
dependent on circumstances circumstantial
dependent country client state
country, dependent client state
complete and abrupt withdrawal of all addictive drugs or anything else on which you have become dependent cold turkey
sentence containing one independent and one or more dependent clauses complex sentence
dependent upon conditional , contingent , provisional
learning process in which an organism's behavior becomes dependent on the occurrence of a stimulus in its environment conditioning
relation such that one thing is dependent on another function
dependent relationship of clauses hypotaxis
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