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compassionate leave

noun [U] uk   UK us  
a period of time that a company allows you not to come to work because a member of your family has died or is ill
Translations of “compassionate leave”
in Chinese (Traditional) (由於親屬去世或患病而特准的)恩假,喪假…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由于亲属去世或患病而特准的)事假,丧假…
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