Definitions for "Dependant"
A dependant is someone who depends on someone else for financial support.
A dependant for tax purposes generally includes a spouse, defacto spouse, child under 18 years of age or any other person who is financially dependent on the deceased. For superannuation purposes (i.e. the definition contained in most trust deeds) it refers to a spouse, children of any age and financial dependants.
Someone who depends on another for financial support and security, usually a family member such as a child or a spouse.
Keywords:  addicted, drug
addicted to a drug
Keywords:  contingent, something
contingent on something else
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See Dependent, Dependence, Dependency.