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donation

 [do-na´shun]
1. a gift.
2. the act of giving.
oocyte donation a method of assisted reproductive technology in which an oocyte from a fertile woman is aspirated for incubation in the uterus of a woman who has female factor infertility, such as after oophorectomy or premature menopause. fertilization may be either in vitro or in utero.

donation

[dōna′shun]
1 a gift.
2 the act of giving.

donation

See Directed donation, Egg donation, Eye donation, Multiorgan donation, Predonation, Preoperative autologous donation.
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Matched hurricane relief donations to those same organizations made by Purina dealerships and Agriliance employees.
The real key here is giving to charity, that's what's really driving the donations," Estroff said.
Measurers of organ donation intentions and demographic characteristics of the participants were also included at the time of the experiment.
One such company is Car Program LLC, which operates America's Car Donation Charities Center and has contractual relationships with 178 different charities, from the American Life League to the New England Shelter for Homeless Veterans.
Because soliciting charitable donations has become so competitive, many organizations resort to high-pressure techniques that readers find bothersome.
Despite the sluggish US economy, Cars 4 Causes[R] has seen a steady increase in boat donations over the past 18 months, with many of these donations being high value vessels.
Unlike the laborious, one-month egg donation procedure that involves hormone injections, for men the whole process usually takes no more than 30 minutes.
Another reason is that when a person dies of a specific illness, donations are requested for an organization-such as the Cancer Society--that supports people with that illness.
Then, the application is promptly reviewed and, if approved, the easement donor is sent an easement donation instructional package, which includes an acceptance letter that must be signed by the easement donor and returned to Preservation Easement Trust.
Less than 25% of all Canadian taxfilers claimed charitable donations.
NAEIR's donation review committee decides if the proposed material is useful to network members.