sick leave


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sick leave

n.
Paid or unpaid absence from work allowed an employee because of sickness.

sick leave

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) leave of absence from work through illness

sick′ leave`


n.
leave from duty, work, or the like, granted because of illness.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sick leave - a leave of absence from work because of illness
leave, leave of absence - the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty; "a ten day's leave to visit his mother"
Translations
pracovní neschopnost
sygeorlov
sairaslomasairausloma
bolovanje
病気休暇
병가
sjukledighet
การลาป่วย
thời gian nghỉ ốm

sick leave

n to be on sick leavekrankgeschrieben sein; employees are allowed six weeks’ sick leave per yearAngestellte dürfen insgesamt sechs Wochen pro Jahr wegen Krankheit fehlen; he has three months’ sick leave because of his accidentaufgrund or auf Grund seines Unfalls hat er drei Monate Genesungsurlaub; he only gets two weeks’ paid sick leaveim Krankheitsfall wird sein Gehalt nur zwei Wochen (lang) weitergezahlt

sick leave

n on sick leavein congedo per motivi di salute or per malattia

sick leave

إِجَازَةٌ مَرَضِيَّة pracovní neschopnost sygeorlov Krankheitsurlaub άδεια ασθενείας baja por enfermedad, incapacidad por enfermedad sairasloma congé maladie bolovanje congedo per malattia 病気休暇 병가 ziekteverlof sykepermisjon zwolnienie lekarskie licença por doença отпуск по болезни sjukledighet การลาป่วย hastalık izni thời gian nghỉ ốm 病假
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