Bedeutung von "independence" Essential English Dictionary

independence

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌɪndɪˈpendəns/

a situation in which individuals look after themselves and do not need help from other people:

Teenagers need a certain amount of independence.

a situation in which a country has its own government and is not ruled by another country:

Mexico gained its independence from Spain in l821.

(Definition von "independence" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)