donor
do·nor /'dō-nər, -ˌnȯr/ n: one that gives, donates, grants, or confers something; specif: settlor

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

donor
I 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, subscriber, vouchsafer foreign phrases:
- Voluntas donatoris in chart doni sui manifeste express observetur. — The will of the donor which is clearly expressed in his deed of gift should be observed
II index benefactor, contributor (giver), feoffor, good Samaritan, maker, transferor

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


donor
n.
One who gives something to someone else; one who creates a trust, gives a gift, or confers a power. See also donee

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


donor
Someone who gives a gift.
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Retirement Planning
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


donor
n. The maker of a gift.
2 One who creates a trust.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


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

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


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

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • donor — DONÓR, donori, s.m. 1. (fiz.) Atom pentavalent care, introdus într un semiconductor, cedează electroni acceptorului. 2. (biol.) Individ care cedează celule, cromozomi etc. – Din fr. donneur, engl. donor. Trimis de LauraGellner, 19.06.2004. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

  • donor — mid 15c., from Anglo Fr. donour, O.Fr. doneur (Mod.Fr. donneur), from L. donatorem (nom. donator) giver, donor, agent noun from pp. stem of donare give as a gift (see DONATION (Cf. donation)). Of blood, from 1910; of organs or tissues, from 1918 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Donor — Do nor, n. [F. donneur, OF. daneor, fr. donner. See {Donee}, and cf. {Donator}.] 1. One who gives or bestows; one who confers anything gratuitously; a benefactor. Inverse of recipient. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) One who grants an estate; in later… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • donor — donor. См. донор. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • dônor — m med. onaj koji daruje organ; darivatelj organa …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • donor — [n] giver of gift almsgiver, altruist, angel*, backer, benefactor, benefactress, bestower, conferrer, contributor, donator, grantor, heavy hitter*, patron, philanthropist, presenter, Santa Claus*, savior, subscriber; concept 359 …   New thesaurus

  • donor — ► NOUN 1) a person who donates. 2) a substance, molecule, etc. which provides electrons for a physical or chemical process. ORIGIN Old French doneur, from Latin donare give …   English terms dictionary

  • donor — [dō′nər, dō′nôr΄] n. [ME & Anglo Fr donour < L donator] 1. a person who donates; giver 2. one from whom blood for transfusion, tissue for grafting, etc. is taken 3. an atom that contributes a pair of electrons to another atom to form a… …   English World dictionary

  • Donor — A donor in general is a person who donates something voluntarily. Usually used to represent a form of pure altruism but sometimes used when the payment for a service is recognised by all parties as representing less than the value of the donation …   Wikipedia

  • donor — noun 1 gives a part of their body ADJECTIVE ▪ blood, bone marrow, egg, kidney, organ, sperm, etc. ▪ potential, prospective …   Collocations dictionary

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