Definitions for conservekənˈsɜrv; ˈkɒn sɜrv, kənˈsɜrv
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conserve, preserve, conserves, preserves(verb)
fruit preserved by cooking with sugar
keep constant through physical or chemical reactions or evolutionary change
"Energy is conserved in this process"
conserve, preserve, maintain, keep up(verb)
keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction
"We preserve these archeological findings"; "The old lady could not keep up the building"; "children must be taught to conserve our national heritage"; "The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts"
conserve, husband, economize, economise(verb)
use cautiously and frugally
"I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"
preserve with sugar
"Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard"
Wilderness where human development is prohibited.
A jam or thick syrup made from fruit.
To save for later use.
To protect an environment.
Origin: From conserver, from conservare, from com- (intensive prefix) + servo. See also observe.
to keep in a safe or sound state; to save; to preserve; to protect
to prepare with sugar, etc., for the purpose of preservation, as fruits, etc.; to make a conserve of
anything which is conserved; especially, a sweetmeat prepared with sugar; a confection
a medicinal confection made of freshly gathered vegetable substances mixed with finely powdered refined sugar. See Confection
Origin: [F. conserver, L. conservare; con- + servare to keep, guard. See Serve.]
Conserve is a non-governmental organization (NGO) launched in India in 1998 by husband and wife Shalabh and Anita Ahuja.
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