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Synonyms for conservation

Synonyms for conservation

the careful guarding of an asset

Synonyms for conservation

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

the preservation and careful management of the environment and of natural resources

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Half were they minded to do this because of the grateful indolence after six days of insistent motion, half in conservation for the hours of dancing to come.
Conservation of the old modes of production in unaltered form, was, on the contrary, the first condition of existence for all earlier industrial classes.
No subversive radium speculations had shaken his steady scientific faith in the conservation of energy and the indestructibility of matter.
I see the same law working in nature for conservation and growth.
This," said he, "comes nearer to overthrowing the doctrine of the conservation of energy than anything I ever saw.
He wished, however, to enter into a literary conservation with Miss Hilbery, and thus let the matter drop.
While these resolute and determined preparations for the conservation of the king's peace were pending, Mr.