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A period of absence from work granted to a mother before and after the birth of her child.‘Elizabeth is now on maternity leave’
- ‘In Britain, employers pay for six months of maternity leave and reclaim the money from the government.’
- ‘Women have the right to maternity leave and equal access to education.’
- ‘They have no sick days or vacations, and there is no such thing as a maternity leave.’
- ‘That's because my wife is on maternity leave, and she wanted more channels to entertain herself and our toddler during the day.’
- ‘We relocated to Kansas City while I was on maternity leave with Andrew.’
- ‘How much maternity leave do you get?’
- ‘She left in 1998 to go on maternity leave.’
- ‘The 34-year-old is currently on maternity leave after having a baby.’
- ‘Following the birth of our first child a few years ago, my wife had eight months' maternity leave before returning to her job on a part-time basis.’
- ‘She returned to the track last season after a two-year maternity leave.’
- ‘What modern dance company has enough money to pay maternity leave?’
- ‘"There seems to be a strong consensus in Government that extending maternity leave is something that we have to do," he said.’
- ‘Allison will be returning from maternity leave soon.’
- ‘I have 75 employees, and my HR manager is about to go out on maternity leave.’
- ‘There was a concern from my division head that I might not come back after maternity leave.’
- ‘Think twice about using all your vacation and sick days for maternity leave - save some days for later.’
- ‘She took her maternity leave about a year ago.’
- ‘Employers need to be sensitive to this right by granting sufficient maternity leave and providing special facilities at the workplace.’
- ‘Martina was on maternity leave and is now welcomed back by all her friends.’
- ‘The union is also seeking full salaries and benefits for female pilots who go on maternity leave, regardless of the length of their breaks.’
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