\mətˈɜːnɪti lˈiːv], \mətˈɜːnɪti lˈiːv], \m_ə_t_ˈɜː_n_ɪ_t_i l_ˈiː_v]\
Definitions of MATERNITY LEAVE
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The authorized absence from work of either parent prior to and after the birth of their child. It includes also absence because of the illness of a child or at the time of the adoption of a child. It does not include leave for care of siblings, parents, or other family members: for this FAMILY LEAVE is available.
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