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English definition of “donate”

donate

verb [I/T]    /ˈdoʊ·neɪt, doʊˈneɪt/
to give something, esp. to an organization, without wanting anything in exchange: [T] Over $12 million was donated to the building fund. [T] Some businesses have agreed to donate computers to schools. donation    /doʊˈneɪ·ʃən/ noun [C/U] [C] Donations of food and clothing are gratefully accepted.
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