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From Old French
- The act of preserving, guarding, or protecting; the keeping (of a thing) in a safe or entire state; preservation.
- (biology) The discipline concerned with protection of biodiversity, the environment, and natural resources
- A wise use of natural resources.
- The protection and care of cultural heritage, including artwork and architecture, as well as historical and archaeological artifacts.
The act of preserving, guarding, or protecting
A wise use of natural resources
conservation f (plural conservations)