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See also: conservé
conserve (plural conserves)
- Wilderness where human development is prohibited.
- A jam or thick syrup made from fruit.
- I shall […] study broths, plasters, and conserves, till from a fine lady I become a notable woman.
- (obsolete) A medicinal confection made of freshly gathered vegetable substances mixed with finely powdered refined sugar.
- (obsolete) A conservatory.
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wilderness where human development is prohibited
- (transitive) To save for later use, sometimes by the use of a preservative.
- to conserve fruits with sugar
- the amity which […] they meant to conserve and maintain with the emperor
- (transitive) To protect an environment.
- (physics, chemistry, intransitive) To remain unchanged during a process
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conserve f (plural conserves)
- canned foods
- Form of conserver
- "conserve" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
- plural form of
- vocative singular of
- first-person singular present subjunctive of conservar
- third-person singular present subjunctive of conservar
- first-person singular imperative of conservar
- third-person singular imperative of conservar
- Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of conservar.
- First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of conservar.
- Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of conservar.
- Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of conservar.