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Related to Dependent personality disorder: borderline personality disorder, histrionic personality disorder, Avoidant personality disorder, Narcissistic personality disorder

Dependent

Acceptance of a capital budgeting project contingent on the acceptance of another project.

Dependent

An individual for whom another individual is financially responsible. For example, if a working mother has a child, the child is her dependent. Likewise, if a man is taking care of his father in his old age, the father is a dependent. One may normally receive a tax credit for dependents. See also: Child Tax Credit.

Dependent

An individual who qualifies to be claimed as a dependent exemption on another person's income tax return.
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Axis II diagnoses for the group included Mixed Personality Disorder (3), Borderline Personality traits (3), and Narcissistic Personality Traits (2), and Dependent Personality Disorder (2).
DEPENDENT PERSONALITY DISORDER 1 If I am not loved, I am unhappy .
The least common diagnoses were schizoid personality disorder, seen in 5% of the sample, and schizotypal personality disorder, histrionic personality disorder, and dependent personality disorder, each seen in 4% of the sample.
but accepts responsibility for DEPENDENT PERSONALITY DISORDER his sexual offending behaviors).