independent vs dependent: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: independent or dependent

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independentadjective

(of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence

independentadjective

(of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces

independentnoun

a neutral or uncommitted person (especially in politics)

independentnoun

a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them

independentadjective

free from external control and constraint

independentadjective

not controlled by a party or interest group

dependentadjective

held from above and hanging down

dependentadjective

(of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence

dependentadjective

being under the power or sovereignty of another or others

dependentnoun

a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)

dependentadjective

contingent on something else

dependentadjective

addicted to a drug

dependentadjective

relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed

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