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leave

noun

Definition of LEAVE

1
a period during which the usual routine of school or work is suspended <the soldier was on leave for three days before having to report back to base>
Synonyms break, holiday [chiefly British], hols [British], leave, recess
2
the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something <the editor gave the reporters leave to follow up on their initial investigation of the senator's fund-raising practices>
3

March 03, 2015
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The study of death and grieving
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