Leave of Absence, Definition(s) of

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“Time when one has permission to be absent from work or duty” (Leave2, 2004).

Being allowed to be away from work.” (Dictionary of Human Resources & Personnel Management)

Glossary Source: 

"leave2 n." Soanes, C. and Stevenson, A. (Ed.). (2004). The concise Oxford English dictionary. [Online]. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Oxford Reference Online. BLC Boston College Libraries. Retrieved June 8, 2005, from http://www.oxfordreference.com/views/ENTRY.html?entry=t23.e31786&srn=2&ssid=379908318#FIRSTHIT. Dictionary of human resources & personnel management. (1997). Essex: Peter Collin Publishing.