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dependency

(sometimes US), dependancy
1. Politics a territory subject to a state on which it does not border
2. Psychol overreliance by a person on another person or on a drug, etc.

dependency

[di′pen·dən·sē]
(computer science)
The necessity for a computer to complete work on some job before execution of another can begin.

dependency

A subsidiary building near or adjoining a principal structure.
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Notably, as part of the external dependency management standard, the Agencies are considering a requirement that covered entities have the ability in real time to monitor all external dependencies and trusted connections enterprisewide and to prioritize them based on their criticality to the business functions they support, the firms mission and the financial sector.
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