Meaning of “dependent variable” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “dependent variable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dependent variablenoun [ C ]

us /dɪˈpen·dənt ˈveər·i·ə·bəl, ˈvær-/

algebra a number or amount whose value depends on the value of another variable (= number) in the same mathematical statement

(Definition of “dependent variable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)