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Independant vs. Independent

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Which is correct: Independant or Independent

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Independantadjective

misspelling of independent

Independentadjective

Not dependent; not contingent or depending on something else; free.

Independentadjective

(politics) Not affiliated with any political party.

‘the independent candidate’;

Independentadjective

Providing a comfortable livelihood.

‘an independent property’;

Independentadjective

Not subject to bias or influence; self-directing.

‘a man of an independent mind’;

Independentadjective

Separate from; exclusive; irrespective.

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Independentnoun

A candidate or voter not affiliated with any political party, a freethinker, free of a party platform.

Independentnoun

A neutral or uncommitted person.

Independentnoun

(sports) A team not affiliated with any league or conference.

Independentadjective

Not dependent; free; not subject to control by others; not relying on others; not subordinate; as, few men are wholly independent.

‘A dry, but independent crust.’;

Independentadjective

Affording a comfortable livelihood; as, an independent property.

Independentadjective

Not subject to bias or influence; not obsequious; self-directing; as, a man of an independent mind.

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Independentadjective

Expressing or indicating the feeling of independence; free; easy; bold; unconstrained; as, an independent air or manner.

Independentadjective

Separate from; exclusive; irrespective.

‘That obligation in general, under which we conceive ourselves bound to obey a law, independent of those resources which the law provides for its own enforcement.’;

Independentadjective

Belonging or pertaining to, or holding to the doctrines or methods of, the Independents.

Independentadjective

Not dependent upon another quantity in respect to value or rate of variation; - said of quantities or functions.

Independentadjective

Not bound by party; exercising a free choice in voting with either or any party.

Independentnoun

One who believes that an organized Christian church is complete in itself, competent to self-government, and independent of all ecclesiastical authority.

Independentnoun

One who does not acknowledge an obligation to support a party's candidate under all circumstances; one who exercises liberty in voting.

Independentnoun

a neutral or uncommitted person (especially in politics)

Independentnoun

a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them

Independentadjective

free from external control and constraint;

‘an independent mind’; ‘a series of independent judgments’; ‘fiercely independent individualism’; ‘an independent republic’;

Independentadjective

not dependent on or conditioned by or relative to anything else

Independentadjective

of political bodies;

‘an autonomous judiciary’; ‘a sovereign state’;

Independentadjective

not contingent

Independentadjective

of a clause; able to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence;

‘the main (or independent) clause in a complex sentence has at least a subject and a verb’;

Independentadjective

not controlled by a party or interest group

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