marital status

noun

Definition of marital status

: the state of being married or not married used on official forms to ask if a person is married, single, divorced, or widowedPlease enter your marital status.

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“Marital status.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marital%20status. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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