The definition of interdependence is people, animals, organizations or things depending on each another.
The relationship between a manager and his employees is an example of interdependence.
dependence on each other or one another; mutual dependence
(countable and uncountable, plural interdependences)
- the condition of being interdependent
- The essential unity and interdependence of "all God's faithful people scattered throughout the world," is common to all sections of Christians.
- Symbiotic association with other animals, in varying degrees of interdependence, is frequent.
- The metaphysical conception of the monads, each of which is the universe in nuce, presents insuperable difficulties when the connexion or interdependence of the monads is in question, and these difficulties obtrude themselves when the attempt is made to work out a consistent doctrine of cognition.
- And the libertarian critic had before him a comparatively easy task when he exhibited the complete interdependence of character and environment, or rather the impossibility of treating either as definite and fixed factors in a process explicable by the use of ordinary scientific categories.
- The interdependence of motion and force was not indeed formulated into definite laws by Galileo, but his writings on dynamics are everywhere suggestive of those laws, and his solutions of dynamical problems involve their recognition.