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conservation
American English: /ˌkɑnsərˈveɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /kɒnsəˈveɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of conservation in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (Ecology)
    protección (feminine) or conservación (feminine) del medio ambiente
    the conservation of our forests
    la protección or conservación de nuestros bosques
    soil conservation
    conservación del suelo
    (before noun) (group/scheme)
    conservacionista
  • 2 (saving)
    Example sentences
    • Broader efforts to cut back sprawl and promote energy conservation are just as important as personal economies.
    • All the scientists I've talked to tell me that the best we can expect is to meet about 25 percent of our energy needs with renewable resources and conservation.
    • However, there have been few attempts to base modern policies of resource conservation and management on customary ways of doing things.

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