Definition of 'maternity leave'
Example sentences containing 'maternity leave'
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I didn't even bother with them, Jenny, because one of them's too new to be our man, and the other one has been on maternity leave all month. NO BODYApart from the maternity leave, she's never missed a day for mumps and measles and the rest. THE TOUCH OF INNOCENTS
Translations for 'maternity leave'
British English: maternity leave /məˈtɜːnɪtɪ liːv/ NOUN
Maternity leave is a period of paid absence from work, to which a woman is legally entitled during the months immediately before and after childbirth.
- American English: maternity leave
- Arabic: إِجَازَةُ وَضْع
- Brazilian Portuguese: licença-maternidade
- Chinese: 产假
- Croatian: porodiljni dopust
- Czech: mateřská dovolená
- Danish: barselsorlov
- Dutch: zwangerschapsverlof
- European Spanish: baja de maternidad
- Finnish: äitiysloma
- French: congé maternité
- German: Mutterschaftsurlaub
- Greek: άδεια μητρότητας
- Italian: congedo di maternità
- Japanese: 出産休暇
- Korean: 출산휴가
- Norwegian: svangerskapspermisjon
- Polish: urlop macierzyński
- European Portuguese: licença de parto
- Romanian: concediu de maternitate
- Russian: декретный отпуск
- Spanish: licencia de maternidad
- Swedish: mammaledighet
- Thai: การลาหยุดหลังคลอด
- Turkish: doğum izni
- Ukrainian: декрет
- Vietnamese: nghỉ đẻ
Definition of maternity leave from the Collins English Dictionary
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