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  Definition of conserve
  1. fruit preserved by cooking with sugar
  2. preserve with sugar; "Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard"
  3. use cautiously and frugally; "I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"
  4. keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction; "We preserve these archeological findings"; "The old lady could not keep up the building"; "children must be taught to conserve our national heritage"; "The museum curator conserved the an
  5. keep constant through physical or chemical reactions or evolutionary change; "Energy is conserved in this process"
Similar Words: preserve, conserves, preserves, husband, economize, economise, maintain, keep up

 

Hyponyms: apple butter, chowchow, jam, lemon curd, lemon cheese, jelly, marmalade, retrench, embalm, plastinate, hold the line

 

Derivational Morphology: preserve, keep, conserves, preserves, economizer, economiser, economy, thriftiness, saving, care, maintenance, upkeep, preservation, conservation

 

Anagrams: converse, Converso

 

 
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