Definitions for "Maternity"
The state of being a mother; motherhood.
The character of a mother; maternal quality; motherliness.
For use during pregnancy; as, a maternity outfit.
The maternity ward; the maternity department of a hospital.
Of or pertaining to childbirth or the period during which a woman is pregnant; as, maternity care; a maternity hospital.
the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus
Keywords:  spend, child, birthed, leave, men
Leave time offered to women and men that allows them to spend time with their recently birthed child. This leave is usually without pay.