dependence

[n] - lack of independence or self-sufficiency
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Dependence

Dependence is a compulsion to continue taking a drug in order to feel good or to avoid feeling bad.
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Dependence

De·pend'ence noun [ Late Latin dependentia , from Latin dependens . See Dependent , and confer Dependance .] 1. The act or state of depending; state of being dependent; a hanging down or from; suspension from a support. 2. The state of being influenced and...
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dependence

The quality or condition of relying upon, being influenced by, or being subservient to a person or object reflecting a particular need. ... Origin: L. Dependeo, to hang from ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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dependence

dependance noun lack of independence or self-sufficiency
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dependence

(de-pen´dәns) a need for something. drug dependence.
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Dependence

• (n.) Subjection to the direction or disposal of another; inability to help or provide for one`s self. • (n.) That on which one depends or relies; as, he was her sole dependence. • (n.) A resting with confidence; reliance; trust. • (n.) The state of being influenced and determined by something; subjection (as of an effect to it...
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dependence

dependence 1. Reliance on, or trust in, someone or something for help or support: 'They had doubts that there was any dependence on the aircraft landing on time.' 2. The state of being affected, or decided, by particular factors or circumstances; such as, agriculture's dependence on the weather. 3. The state of being determined, influenced, or co...
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dependence

Type: Term Pronunciation: dĕ-pen′dents Definitions: 1. The quality or condition of relying on, being influenced by, or being subservient to a person, object, or substance, thus reflecting a particular need.
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Dependence

Dependence refers to when a person is reliant on a substance or person to help them function on a day-to-day level. It can also be used to refer to a person who has become reliant on a medication to function in society.
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