In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Medicinedonante masculinea blood/kidney donor — un donante de sangre/riñón
- In 2003, 772 individuals became major organ donors although over 6,000 people are still waiting for suitable organs.
- Those in attendance had the opportunity to sign up to become organ donors and to give blood.
- She received a heart and lung transplant from a donor with type A blood.
- The majority of the healthy control subjects were healthy blood donors, and the others were organ transplant donors.
- The rest come from people who die and have signed organ donor cards.
- Therefore, it is mandatory to establish an effective technique for screening blood donors for the malaria parasite.
- A device to make the organs of brain-dead donors more suitable for transplant will be evaluated in a government-funded study.
- For renal transplantation, marginal donors include cadavers from one or more of the following categories.
- The organisers also honoured individual donors who had donated blood more than ten times.
- Before a transfusion is given, the blood of the donor and the recipient must be tested against each other to ensure they are compatible.
- The degree to which the lymphocytes enlarge and multiply indicates the compatibility of donor to recipient.
- The sample comprised unrelated healthy blood donors, and informed consent was obtained from all individuals participating in the study.
- And he remains on a mission to persuade more people to sign donor cards.
- Their policy requires that the blood types of donors and recipients be matched before releasing any organs.
- Living donors often donate an organ to a family member or close friend.
- One night our teenage son and I had to run our dog to the clinic to be a donor for an emergency blood transfusion.
- The law required autopsies on donors before removal of organs, delaying the process so that it was usually too late.
- Before death, the organ donor received several transfusions of blood products.
- Matching bone marrow donors are usually blood relatives.
- More than one half of all kidney recipients receive an organ from a cadaveric donor.
2(to charity)donante masculine
- He says relief agencies desperately need more help from international organizations and donor countries.
- So we find a kind donor who gives us this rent-free, and that's how it began.
- International donors have been willing to help Indonesians seeking to bring the past to light.
- As an alternative, the organization is encouraging the walk's potential donors to give money directly to the charities they support.
- But it also became a major aid donor to India.
- The donors say this western money went to help create conditions for free and fair elections, not directly to the opposition; that, too, should be carefully examined.
- The $3.7 billion pledged by donors will be just enough to sustain current programmes.
- The charity specializes in using donor money to buy people in developing world animals from cows to camels and everything in between.
- As a charity we rely on donors and financial help, and David has helped people to come forward to help with both.
- The bit we like best is the idea that tax relief is available today for money that donors agree to bequeath to charities on their death.
- The tsunami generated an unprecedented outpouring of generosity, with donor pledges reaching some US $13.6 billion.
- To raise that money, officials from 70 donor countries meet Thursday in Madrid.
- Instead, the Government has introduced tax breaks aimed at encouraging the private sector donors to pour money into the construction of a new national stadium.
- Public interest groups and the press insist that campaign donors supposedly only give money to politicians to bribe them.
- The donor agencies also came with a stated philosophy that seemed to promise change.
- Sound equipment worth more than £30,000 has been donated to the concert venue by the anonymous donor.
- Most donors to charity are private entrepreneurs, who are often unwilling to let others know about the donation out of fear of the tax department.
- The expectation of the donors was that charities receiving the funds would disburse the money to needy victims just as quickly.
- The money will come from donors and the state budget, he said.
- There were no arrests or charges, though federal agents visited the homes of many of the charity's local donors.
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