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Donor

The party conferring a power. One who makes a gift. One who creates a trust.

donor

n. a person or entity making a gift or donation.

donor

noun aider, almsgiver, altruist, assignor, backer, benefactor, benefactress, bequeather, bestower, cheerful giver, conferrer, consignor, contributor, deliverer, devisor, distributor of largess, donator, free giver, generous giver, giver, Good Samaritan, grantor, helper, humanitarian, patron, patroness, philanthropist, presenter, rewarder, vouchsafer
Foreign phrases: Voluntas donatoris in charta doni sui manifeste expressa observetur.The will of the donor which is clearly expressed in his deed of gift should be obberved.
See also: benefactor, contributor, feoffor, good samaritan, maker, transferor

donor

a person who makes a gift of property.

DONOR. He who makes a gift. (q.v.)

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Directed donor programs may adversely affect autologous donor participation.
Are all directed donors being compared as a group with the agglomerate of volunteer homologous donors?
Are all directed donors who have a previous history of homologous donation being compared as a group with the agglomerate of volunteer homologous donors?
The significant opposition to compensation (and hence heavy reliance upon other- directed motives) suggests that particular concerns would attach to the possibility of living directed donors being suppressed through increased cadaveric and compensated living undirected donation.
Cadaveric donors (or their families), living directed donors, and living undirected donors will all receive compensation packages, although they will differ substantially, in part for reasons of donor substitution.

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