Business / Human Resources (HR) / Domestic Partner Benefits: Benefit plan provided by an employer that recognizes individuals who are of the same or opposite sex as spousal equivalents for purposes of health care coverage. Domestic partners are typically defined of as individuals that have lived together in the same residence for a specified period, are responsible for each other's financial welfare, are not blood relatives, are at least 18 years of age, are mentally competent, are life partners and would get legally married should the option become available, are registered as domestic partners if there is a local domestic partner registry, and are not legally married to anyone else.
Benefits Noun Synonyms: perquisite(s), emolument(s), allowance(s), extra(s), fringe benefit(s), perk(s)
Domestic Adjective Synonyms: tame, domesticated, house-trained, house-broken
Domestic Noun Synonyms: home, private, family, familial, residential, household
Partner Verb Synonyms: sharer, partaker, associate, colleague, participant, accomplice, accessory, confederate, comrade, ally, collaborator, companion, team-mate, fellow, alter ego, friend, pal, sidekick, mate, buddy, cohort
Partner Noun Synonyms: companion, fellow-dancer
Business / Accounting / Partnership: An association of two or more individuals or organizations to carry on economic activity. MORE
Business / Agriculture / Partners In Quality: An AMS documented quality assurance system for fresh produce packing houses. Those that incorporate the program’s rigorous quality standards and requirements (monitored by periodic unannounced AMS a MORE