conservation definition

  • noun:
    • The work or process of conserving.
    • Preservation or restoration from loss, damage, or neglect: manuscripts conserved from deterioration under the program of library conservation.
    • The security, preservation, management, or restoration of wildlife as well as normal sources such woodlands, earth, and liquid.
    • The maintenance of a physical volume, including energy or mass, during a physical or chemical modification.
    • The work of protecting, guarding, or safeguarding; the keeping (of something) in a secure or whole state; preservation.
    • A wise utilization of normal sources.
    • The work of preserving, guarding, or protecting; the keeping (of a thing) in a secure or entire state; conservation.
    • The work of conserving,guarding, or maintaining care; conservation from loss, decay, damage, or breach; the keeping of something in a secure or entire condition.
    • Persistence; perdurance; permanence.
    • In The united kingdomt, a court or board of commissioners having jurisdiction over a port (as London, Liverpool, etc.) or of a river (given that Thames, the Mersey, etc.), and faced with the regulation along with the conservation of the navigation, fisheries, etc.
    • (physics) the maintenance of a specific amounts unchanged during chemical responses or actual changes
    • an occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or damage or any other change
    • the preservation and careful handling of the surroundings as well as normal sources

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