domestic partners

Definition of "domestic partners"
  1. Unmarried couples living together in a committed relationship, who may have similar legal rights and responsibilities to married couples under certain state laws, employer policies, or local rules
How to use "domestic partners" in a sentence
  1. Domestic partners need to follow the same procedures as legally married couples when buying property.
  2. Some employees can extend their health benefits to their domestic partners as per the policies of the company.
  3. In some cities, domestic partners can choose to register their relationship to avail municipal benefits.

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