Definition of "Dependent" :
noun: a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)
adjective: addicted to a drug
adjective: contingent on something else
adjective: relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed
adjective: (of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence
"A subordinate (or dependent) clause functions as a noun or adjective or adverb within a sentence."
adjective: being under the power or sovereignty of another or others
"A dependent prince."
adjective: held from above and hanging down