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'''Dependency''' has a number of meanings:
 
'''Dependency''' has a number of meanings:
   
*In [[behavioral medicine]], [[dependence (Behavioral medicine)|dependence]] describes a continuum of physical and psychological attachments related to the concept of [[addiction]].
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* In [[behavioral medicine]], [[dependence (Behavioral medicine)|dependence]] describes a continuum of physical and psychological attachments related to the concept of [[addiction]].
 
* [[Co-dependency]] is a behavioural condition.
 
* [[Co-dependency]] is a behavioural condition.
 
* A [[chemical dependency]] is such a strong need for a substance that it becomes necessary to have this substance just to function properly.
 
* A [[chemical dependency]] is such a strong need for a substance that it becomes necessary to have this substance just to function properly.
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* [[Dependent personality disorder]] a psychiatric condition.
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* [[Dependency (personality}]] a personality trait.
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Dependency has a number of meanings: