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1. Not controlled by any outside factors including opinions and regulations.
2. An individual who is not affiliated with a specific political party.

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It is often difficult to predict the outcome of an election because independent voters do not register with any particular party.
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The young girl was independent from an early age and moved out of her family home to pursue her dreams of being a novelist.
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Every good parent wants to have their child grow up to be an independent thinker and not just a blind follower.
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