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1. universal

adjective. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] of worldwide scope or applicability.

Synonyms

  • world-wide
  • ecumenical
  • comprehensive
  • worldwide
  • cosmopolitan
  • general

Antonyms

  • sectarian
  • national
  • continental
  • incomplete

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Universal Donor

  • stoner
  • kronor
  • kroner
  • kroener
  • groner
  • croner
  • broner
  • toner
  • schoener
  • rohner
  • loner
  • lohner
  • kohner
  • honer
  • hohner
  • hoener
  • goehner
  • foner
  • dohner
  • boner
  • bonar
  • bohner
  • boehner
  • owner

Example sentences of the word universal-donor


1. Noun Phrase
Type O is called “universal donor” blood.

2. Noun Phrase
Type O negative is used for blood transfusions and the American Red Cross calls it the universal donor.

2. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] coupling that connects two rotating shafts allowing freedom of movement in all directions.

Synonyms

  • universal joint
  • drive line system
  • coupler
  • drive line

Antonyms

  • endemic
  • particularity
  • discriminate
  • precise

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

3. universal

adjective. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] adapted to various purposes, sizes, forms, operations.

Antonyms

  • narrow

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

4. universal

adjective. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] applicable to or common to all members of a group or set.

Antonyms

  • exclusive

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

5. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] (logic) a proposition that asserts something of all members of a class.

Synonyms

  • universal proposition

Antonyms

  • particular proposition
  • assortative mating

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

6. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] (linguistics) a grammatical rule (or other linguistic feature) that is found in all languages.

Synonyms

  • linguistic rule
  • rule

Antonyms

  • unconventionality
  • unconventional
  • conventional

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

7. universal

noun. ['ˌjuːnəˈvɝːsəl'] a behavioral convention or pattern characteristic of all members of a particular culture or of all human beings.

Synonyms

  • pattern
  • formula
  • normal
  • rule

Antonyms

  • diversified
  • uncommon
  • local
  • disassortative mating

Etymology

  • universalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

8. donor

noun. ['ˈdoʊnɝ'] person who makes a gift of property.

Synonyms

  • almsgiver
  • trustor
  • abnegator
  • settlor
  • giver
  • benefactor
  • helper
  • philanthropist
  • subscriber
  • bestower
  • conferrer
  • altruist
  • Indian giver
  • presenter
  • tipper
  • contributor
  • subsidiser

Antonyms

  • captor
  • nonworker

Etymology

  • donoure (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. donor

noun. ['ˈdoʊnɝ'] (medicine) someone who gives blood or tissue or an organ to be used in another person (the host).

Synonyms

  • blood donor
  • benefactor
  • helper

Etymology

  • donoure (Middle English (1100-1500))
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