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leaves

noun , plural of leave

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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
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breaks, holidays [chiefly British], hols [British], recesses, vacations

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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
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3 the act of leaving a place
  • the party was clearly dying down, and it was time to take our leave
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a period when something is suspended

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