conservación

conservación(
kohn
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sehr
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bah
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syohn
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (ecology)
a. conservation
Lanzar un plan de conservación para el Mar Menor es inútil cuando ya lo han contaminado por completo.Launching a conservation plan for the Mar Menor sea is useless when it's already completely polluted.
b. preservation
La Manga se ha llenado de voluntarios para ayudar a la conservación del caballito de mar.La Manga is full of volunteers willing to aid in the preservation of the seahorse.
2. (culinary)
a. preservation
La congelación es el método de conservación de alimentos que prefiero.My preferred method of food preservation is freezing.
3. (architecture)
a. maintenance
La restauración progresiva de la catedral es clave para su conservación.The progressive restoration of the cathedral is key to its maintenance.
b. upkeep
Contratamos a un bedel para que se encargara de la conservación de las instalaciones.We hired a janitor to take care of the facilities' upkeep.
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conservación
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (de costumbres, patrimonio)
a. conservation
2. (de alimentos)
a. preservation
3. (mantenimiento)
a. maintenance
en buen estado de conservaciónin good condition
conservación
1 [del medio ambiente] conservation
instinto de conservación instinct of self-preservation
conservación de la energía energy conservation
conservación de la naturaleza nature conservation
conservación de suelos soil conservation
2 (Culin) preservation
conservación refrigerada cold storage
3 (Archit) maintenance; upkeep
gastos de conservación maintenance costs
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