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English definition of “dependent clause”

dependent clause

noun [C]  /dɪˈpen·dənt ˈklɔz/
grammar a clause in a sentence that cannot form a separate sentence but can be joined to a main clause to form a sentence
(Definition of dependent clause noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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