Joan attempts to adjust to maternity leave and the demands of raising a baby while her husband, Greg, is away at war.
Kate was spotted browsing the maternity racks at in London today, with the news spreading on twitter.
Currently expecting twins, Burton will remain on maternity leave in London during Paris Fashion Week.
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.