codependent

[ koh-di-pen-duh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF codependent
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WORD ORIGIN

also co-dependent, by 1905, in various senses, from co- + dependent. Modern psycological sense is attested from c.1983. Related: Codependence, codependency.

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