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"marital status" in British English

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marital statusnoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​fact of someone being ​married or not: Could I ​ask you about ​yourmaritalstatus?
(Definition of marital status from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"marital status" in Business English

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marital statusnoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​state of being either married or not married: Your ​change in marital ​status should have no ​effect on your ​career.
(Definition of marital status from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “marital status”
in Chinese (Simplified) 婚姻状况…
in Turkish medenî hâli…
in Russian семейное положение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 婚姻狀況…
in Polish stan cywilny…
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