Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
1) A person receiving support from another person (such as a parent), which may qualify the party supporting the dependent for an exemption to reduce income taxes. 2) Requiring an event to occur, as the fulfillment of a contract for delivery of goods is dependent on the goods being available.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:14 pm