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donate

verb uk   /dəʊˈneɪt/ us    /ˈdoʊ.neɪt/
B2 [I or T] to give money or goods to help a person or organization: An anonymous businesswoman donated one million dollars to the charity. Please donate generously. C1 [T] to allow some of your blood or a part of your body to be used for medical purposes: The appeal for people to donate blood was very successful.
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