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conservation

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1 the careful maintaining and protection of something valuable especially in its natural or original state
  • everyone has a duty to aid in the conservation of our nation's wilderness areas

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2 the act or activity of keeping something in an existing and usually satisfactory condition
  • the conservation of the nation's monuments and memorials

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The first known use of conservation was in the 14th century

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“Conservation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/conservation. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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