Independent

Business / Real Estate / Independent: A brokerage firm operating on-its-own without an affiliation with a regional or national franchise.

Other Words for Independent

Independent Noun Synonyms: free, self-governing, autonomous, sovereign
Independent Adjective Synonyms: self-reliant, self-sufficient, self-assured, (self-)confident, bold, individualistic, competent
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Independent Study

Life Style / College / Independent Study: A course of study designed by a student and a sponsoring faculty member or teacher. The student works independently on the project and material throughout the term, continually consulting with the ins MORE

Independent Living

Life Style / Adoption / Independent Living: A type of placement that provides life-skills training to youth to assist them to acquire the skills they will need to live independently as adults. The program is designed for children who are 'aging MORE

Independent Chuck

Business / Machine Shop / Independent Chuck: A chuck in which each jaw may be moved independently of the others. MORE

Principle Of Independent Assortment

Science / Biology / Principle Of Independent Assortment: Mendels second law; holds that during gamete formation, alleles in one gene pair segregate into gametes independently of the alleles of other gene pairs. As a result, if enough gametes are produced, t MORE

Independent Variable

Science / Chemistry / Independent Variable: An independent variable that can be set to a known value in an experiment. Several independent variables may be controlled in an experiment. For example, in an experiment where the vapor pressure of a MORE

Independent Contractor

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Independent Contractor: A self-employed individual who performs a service for an employer under an express or implied agreement and who is not subject to the employer's control, or right to control, regarding the method and MORE

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