dependent variable Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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dependent variablenoun [C]

uk   us   specialized
a ​number or ​amount whose ​valuedepends on the ​value of another ​element in the same ​mathematical expression (= ​group of ​symbolsrepresenting an ​amount or ​idea)
(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 ​valuedepends on the ​value of another variable (= ​number) in the same ​mathematicalstatement
(Definition of dependent variable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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