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Synonyms for paternity

the state of being a father

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the kinship relation between an offspring and the father

the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing

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Citing studies, he said fathers who take paternity leave are more likely to take on active roles in child-care tasks, therefore establishing strong relationships with their children and active involvement in their lives.
Research at the Australian Institute of Family Studies has found that paternity leave can have a significant impact on the bond and attachment relationship between father and child.
A total of 27,307 Irish fathers have availed of paternity leave since the scheme's launch last year.
The House labour committee was discussing a bill tabled by main opposition Akel, which provides that paid paternity leave is broadened to include those couples who have children out of wedlock or who did not enter into a civil partnership before childbirth.
Our new daughter is coming soon, and I'm planning to take two months of paternity leave again.
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DNA paternity testing determines whether a man could be the biological father of a child.
5 December 2016 - Fairfield, Ohio-based DNA testing services company DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC) has acquired Salt Lake City, Utah-based DNA laboratory Sorenson Genomics, LLC's Identigene LLC DNA paternity test collection kit subsidiary, the company said.
defect in the military's paternity leave policy: the use of
Around 130,000 men did not qualify for two weeks' statutory paternity pay, with around 100,000 working for themselves, said the TUC.
Paid paternity leave and shared parental leave have been important steps forward, but many families are missing out on these benefits - or simply can't afford to use them.
Global Banking News-January 12, 2016--RBS India revises maternity, paternity policies
How do working fathers qualify for paternity leave?
Lagman has filed a bill in the House of Representatives seeking to extend the paternity leave granted by law to married male employees from one week to 15 days.
are likely to shun the opportunity for incre ased paternity leave for fear of being judge d, a report claims.