[WWD] Kate Middleton Issa Dress now in maternity: Consider it perfect timing.
Joan attempts to adjust to maternity leave and the demands of raising a baby while her husband, Greg, is away at war.
Berman urges pork producers to call them “maternity pens” instead.
Kate was spotted browsing the maternity racks at in London today, with the news spreading on twitter.
The regular anchor was out on maternity leave, so the woman with the title “newsreader” was conducting the interview.
Be Frank and True to your husbands on the subject of maternity, and the relation that leads to it.
The eldest early assumed the burdens of wifehood and maternity.
She sees that the glory of maternity is still left her; she may still be a mother!
He was consulted on such matters as maternity and pregnancy.
She receives careful attention and is soon cured of the disease of maternity.
1610s, "quality or condition of being a mother," from French maternité "motherhood" (15c.), from Medieval Latin maternitatem (nominative maternitas) "motherhood," from Latin maternus (see maternal). Used from 1893 as a quasi-adjective in reference to garments designed for pregnant women.
maternity ma·ter·ni·ty (mə-tûr'nĭ-tē)
The state of being a mother; motherhood.
The feelings or characteristics associated with being a mother; motherliness.
A maternity ward.