conservancy

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Etymology[edit]

conservant +‎ -cy or conserve +‎ -ancy

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Noun[edit]

conservancy (countable and uncountable, plural conservancies)

  1. The conservation of a resource.
  2. An organization dedicated to the conservation of natural resources.
  3. (Britain) A commission that deals with fishery and navigation.
  4. (US, law) A state in which a company is allowed to continue trading without incurring any new financial liabilities or disposing of any assets.

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