Definitions for interdependence
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mutuality, interdependence, interdependency(noun)
a reciprocal relation between interdependent entities (objects or individuals or groups)
the condition of being interdependent
Interdependence is a relationship in which each member is mutually dependent on the others. This concept differs from a dependence relationship, where some members are dependent and some are not. In an interdependent relationship, participants may be emotionally, economically, ecologically and/or morally reliant on and responsible to each other. An interdependent relationship can arise between two or more cooperative autonomous participants. Some people advocate freedom or independence as the ultimate good; others do the same with devotion to one's family, community, or society. Interdependence can be a common ground between these aspirations.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-tėr-de-pend-ens, n. mutual dependence: dependence of parts one on another.—adj. Interdepend′ent.
The numerical value of interdependence in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of interdependence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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The new electronic interdependence recreates the world in the image of a global village.
The whole idea of compassion is based on a keen awareness of the interdependence of all these living beings, which are all part of one another, and all involved in one another
Let's face it. In most of life we really are interdependent. We need each other. Staunch independence is an illusion, but heavy dependence isn't healthy, either. The only position of long-term strength is interdependence: win/win.
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