nature preserve

noun

Definition of nature preserve

US
:an area where animals and plants are protected and that has few buildings or homes

Word by Word Definitions

nature play
  1. : the inherent character or basic constitution (see constitution 2) of a person or thing : essence

  2. : disposition, temperament

  3. : a creative and controlling force in the universe

preserve play
  1. : to keep safe from injury, harm, or destruction : protect

  2. : to keep alive, intact, or free from decay

  3. : maintain

  1. : fruit canned or made into jams or jellies or cooked whole or in large pieces in a syrup so as to keep its shape

  2. : an area restricted for the protection and preservation of natural resources (such as animals or plants)

  3. : something regarded as reserved for certain persons


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