Commentary: INDEPENDENCE[+event] independency - freedom from control or influence of another or other
Her financial independence was difficult to maintain.
When George wanted to assert his independence stayed up way past bedtime.
George's independence lasted only one night.
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 1
Commentary: INDEPENDENCE[+event] the successful ending of the American Revolution
They maintained close relations with England even after independence.
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 2
Commentary: a city in western Missouri
The beginning of the Santa Fe Trail is in Independence, Missouri.
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 3