parental pressure meaning, parental pressure definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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parental  

  
Parental is used to describe something that relates to parents in general, or to one or both of the parents of a particular child.      adj   usu ADJ n  
Medical treatment was sometimes given to children without parental consent...     


parental leave     
Parental leave is time away from work, usually without pay, that parents are allowed in order to look after their children.     (BUSINESS)      n-uncount  
Parents are entitled to 13 weeks' parental leave.     
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be under an extreme pressure; be anxious, worried or frightened

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