In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1receptor universal masculinereceptora universal feminine
- Group AB are universal recipients because they can accept blood from anyone.
- Type O is considered a universal donor, and Type AB is considered a universal recipient.
- I've got AB + blood which is rare, so though I am a universal recipient personally, the need for my type of blood is always high.
- Type AB is the universal recipient because its antibodies can accept A, B, AB, or O.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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