Definition of kidney donor in English:

kidney donor


  • A person who donates a kidney for transplantation.

    ‘a suitable kidney donor has been found’
    • ‘The long-term risks to being a kidney donor are very small indeed.’
    • ‘The fugitive succeeded in entering the West Bank on the pretext that he was a possible kidney donor.’
    • ‘All of her siblings were tested for compatibility as an kidney donor.’
    • ‘The kidney donor is none other than his wife.’
    • ‘Voluntary kidney donors need protective antibody levels against hepatitis B prior to donor nephrectomy to avoid possible infection with the virus.’