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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For bone marrow stem cells, patients and living unrelated donors are characterized with a high-resolution DNA sequencing assay.
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.
But the number of living related donors is increasing by about 6% each year, and the number of living unrelated donors is increasing by 25% per year.

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