Definitions for Preservationˌprɛz ərˈveɪ ʃən

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  1. preservation, saving(noun)

    the activity of protecting something from loss or danger

  2. preservation(noun)

    the condition of being (well or ill) preserved

  3. preservation(noun)

    a process that saves organic substances from decay

  4. conservation, preservation(noun)

    an occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or injury or other change

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  1. preservation(Noun)

    The act of preserving; care to preserve; act of keeping from destruction, decay or any ill.

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  1. Preservation(noun)

    the act or process of preserving, or keeping safe; the state of being preserved, or kept from injury, destruction, or decay; security; safety; as, preservation of life, fruit, game, etc.; a picture in good preservation

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. prservation.]

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Preservation' in Nouns Frequency: #2824


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