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.
- 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.
- It implies the necessary interdependence of all that is - that ultimate Oneness which underlies and sustains all phenomenal diversity, whether inwardly or outwardly, whether individual or universal.