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Synonyms for preservation

Synonyms for preservation

the careful guarding of an asset

the act or a means of defending

Synonyms for preservation

the activity of protecting something from loss or danger

the condition of being (well or ill) preserved

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

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Thus I can understand how a flower and a bee might slowly become, either simultaneously or one after the other, modified and adapted in the most perfect manner to each other, by the continued preservation of individuals presenting mutual and slightly favourable deviations of structure.
Natural selection can act only by the preservation and accumulation of infinitesimally small inherited modifications, each profitable to the preserved being; and as modern geology has almost banished such views as the excavation of a great valley by a single diluvial wave, so will natural selection, if it be a true principle, banish the belief of the continued creation of new organic beings, or of any great and sudden modification in their structure.
and constant machinations of Popery, a preservation so strange and
Do we owe debts to foreigners and to our own citizens contracted in a time of imminent peril for the preservation of our political existence?
She happened, while she was thus engaged, to encounter the face of the man on deck, in whom the sentimental stage of drunkenness had now succeeded to the boisterous, and who, taking from his mouth a short pipe, quilted over with string for its longer preservation, requested that she would oblige him with a song.
Some writers have even begun to question the ideology of preservation.
If the roup is as successful in human studies, Belzer's solution may well replace the exiting fluids and make the preservation and distribution of dono organs much simpler and more efficient.
American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation announced today that New York City will be this year's location for Partners in Preservation, their community-based initiative to raise awareness of the importance of historic places.
Second, how should libraries address the challenge of long-term preservation of digital geospatial data in light of a shift to distribution methods that make the content ever more ephemeral?
The nine-member board reviews and approves National Register of Historic Places nominations prior to their submission to the Keeper of the National Register and provides general advice, guidance and professional recommendations to the State Historic Preservation Office on matters related to historic preservation.
Tyler, Ligibel, and Tyler combine complementary perspectives from the fields of architecture, urban planning, and education with the policy patience of historic preservation organizations to "cover the gamut of preservation issues in layman's language" (from the book cover) in a single volume.
The lack of commitment to preservation of information resources in libraries has been hinged on many factors.
The following factors are among those that affect the preservation of digital information:
Collaborations and partnerships have allowed them to pool resources, collect cooperatively, manage collections efficiently, achieve long-term preservation goals more effectively, and adapt to new technology.
Such craftspeople, or preservation artisans, are qualified to preserve and restore historic landmarks like the Brooklyn Bridge, which was completed in 1883, and Grand Central Station, which opened in the late 19th century.