Definition of conservationist in English:


Syllabification: con·ser·va·tion·ist
Pronunciation: /ˌkänsərˈvāSHənəst


A person who advocates or acts for the protection and preservation of the environment and wildlife.
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  • Generations of conservationists and environmentalists have reinforced these views.
  • The plan is signed by eminent ecologists and conservationists from around the world.
  • What rancher or federal manager would listen to the management suggestions of a conservationist who advocated no grazing?

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