donor

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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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Specific comments will also be sought regarding public solicitation of living unrelated donors and measures to protect the health and well-being of transplant candidates and living donors.
Today there is no kidney waiting list in Iran and about 1,200 are performed every year, about 200 annually from living unrelated donors.
The new guidelines also will create ethics committees at every Philippine hospital with the capability of performing transplants to evaluate all donations from living unrelated donors and ensure the donors know what they are doing before they donate.

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