spousal equivalent


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Synonyms for spousal equivalent

a person (not necessarily a spouse) with whom you cohabit and share a long-term sexual relationship

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Women whose most recent sex partner was a fiance, spouse or spousal equivalent reported fewer depressive symptoms than those whose last partner was an exclusive dating partner (11.
1 ~PRNewswire~ -- International Data Group will extend its coverage of health care benefits beyond spouses to include spousal equivalents of its U.
It pressed the medical community to adapt and become more inclusive to a whole slew of issues: partners or lovers who were spousal equivalents but weren't recognized as such, decision-making on end-of-life issues, power of attorney," he explains.
The new ethics code also applies to spouses, spousal equivalents and dependents of board members and staff.
The firm extends its benefits to spousal equivalents or domestic partners.
Among the numerous benefits that the firm provides to assist attorneys in blending family and work responsibilities include: backup childcare and generous parenting leaves - 12 weeks of fully paid leave for birth mothers and eight weeks of fully paid leave for fathers and non-birth mothers; attorneys may take four weeks of paid vacation time after their paid leave and may also take an extended unpaid parenting leave of up to one year, during which they may continue to participate in the firm's health insurance plan; and the firm extends its benefits to spousal equivalents or domestic partners.
Among the numerous benefits that the firm provides to assist attorneys in blending family and work responsibilities include: backup childcare and generous parenting leaves - 12 weeks of fully paid leave for birth mothers and eight weeks of fully paid leave for fathers and non-birth mothers, attorneys may take four weeks of paid vacation time after their paid leave and may also take an extended unpaid parenting leave of up to one year, during which they may continue to participate in the firm's health insurance plan and the firm extends its benefits to spousal equivalents or domestic partners.
1, means that same-sex spousal equivalents of Silicon Graphics employees are eligible to participate in the company's medical, dental and vision insurance plans, and its adoption assistance and employee assistance programs.
The company also provides a variety of benefits and assistance programs for spouses and spousal equivalents, as well as wellness screening in major locations, adoption assistance and travel expense reimbursement covering the cost of dependent care -- including pets -- while the employee is traveling on Avnet business.
revise the definition of "Associate" such that it extends only to spouses, spousal equivalents and certain other relatives;