Definition of Dependants

1. Noun. (plural of dependant) ¹



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Definition of Dependants

1. dependant [n] - See also: dependant

Lexicographical Neighbors of Dependants

depeinct
depeincts
depend
depend on
depend upon
dependabilities
dependability
dependable
dependableness
dependables
dependably
dependance
dependances
dependant
dependant on(p)
dependants (current term)
depended
dependee
dependence
dependences
dependencies
dependency
dependency culture
dependency injection
dependency injections
dependency inversion principle
dependent
dependent beat
dependent clause
dependent clauses

Literary usage of Dependants

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Elementary Law by William Callyhan Robinson (1910)
"Of the Reciprocal Rights of the Family Head and his dependants. ... The family head is entitled to the obedience of his dependants in all matters which ..."

2. The Employers' Liability Act, 1880, and the Workmen's Compensation Acts by Alfred Henry Ruegg (1903)
"An application on behalf of the dependants of a Appndx. deceased workman for the settlement by arbitration of the the deceased workman on behalf of such ..."

3. The Workmen's Compensation Act, 1906 by Victor Rees Aronson, Great Britain (1909)
"Application by dependants. Application by dependants under Act, ... An application on behalf of the dependants of a deceased workman for the settlement by ..."

4. The Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy by William Paley (1827)
"By the treatment of our domestics and dependants. 2. By professional assistance. 3. By pecuniary bounty. CHAPTER. XX. CHARITY. ..."

5. The Social Welfare Forum: Official Proceedings [of The] Annual Meeting by Conference of Charities and Correction (U.S.), National Conference on Social Welfare, American Social Science Association, National Conference of Social Work (U.S.) (1899)
"The State of Minnesota had no law providing for the deportation of alien and non-resident dependants until April, 1897. By the statute then enacted a legal ..."

6. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter (1885)
"The various dependants and relatives of the Ra^d were at first obliged to live with their chief, in order to be constantly at hand for his defence; ..."

7. Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction, at the by National Conference of Charities and Correction (U.S.). Session (1899)
"ALIEN AND NON-RESIDENT dependants IN MINNESOTA. BY WA GATES, STATE AGENT MINNESOTA STATE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS AND CHARITIES. The State of Minnesota had ..."

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