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donation

do·na·tion

donation

 
pronunciation:
d neI shn
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of giving or donating.
Their donation of pet food was very much appreciated by the animal shelter.
synonyms:
contribution
similar words:
charity, generosity, handout, presentation
definition 2: the gift or contribution thus made.
The charity received many donations this year.
synonyms:
contribution, gift, grant, present
similar words:
charity, collection, offering
Word Parts
The word donation contains the following part:
don, donat, dat Latin root that means give