When you rely on coffee to get you through the day, this is an example of a caffeine dependency.
Frank's sullen dependency was driving his father nuts.
In the United States' governmental structure, the military is conceived as a dependency under the executive branch.
This library has a lot of dependencies. We have to compile all of those other libraries first.
In the same year Bokhara became a dependency of Russia.
The bond creates more than dependency; it gives you a helluva lot of influence over him.
After All Beys death Egypt became once more a dependency of the Porte, governed by Abul-Dhahab as Sheik al-Balad with the title pasha.
Up to 1856 Natal was, in fact, a dependency of the Cape (see South Africa).
More severe side effects include drug dependency, severe skin disorder, and primary pulmonary hypertension.