conservationist

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noun con·ser·va·tion·ist \ˌkän(t)-sər-ˈvā-sh(ə-)nist\

Definition of conservationist

  1. :  a person who advocates conservation especially of natural resources

1870

First Known Use of conservationist

1870


CONSERVATIONIST Defined for English Language Learners

conservationist

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noun con·ser·va·tion·ist \ˌkän(t)-sər-ˈvā-sh(ə-)nist\

Definition of conservationist for English Language Learners

  • : someone who works to protect animals, plants, and natural resources or to prevent the loss or waste of natural resources : a person who is involved in conservation



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