conservation

conservation(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (protection)
a. la conservación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Environmentalists promote the conservation of wildlife and the protection of endangered species.Los ambientalistas promueven la conservación de la vida silvestre y la protección de especies amenazadas.
b. la protección
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I'm looking for a job related to the conservation and development of natural resources.Estoy buscando un trabajo relacionados con la protección y el desarrollo de los recursos naturales.
2. (careful use)
a. la conservación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
My school is implementing an energy conservation program to reduce waste.En mi escuela se está implementando un programa de conservación de la energía para reducir el gasto innecesario.
b. el ahorro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Local governments should promote water conservation among children and adults.Los gobiernos municipales deben promover el ahorro del agua por parte de niños y adultos.
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conservation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of the environment)
a. la conservación or protección del medio ambiente
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (of energy, resources)
a. la conservación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
conservation areazona f arquitectónica protegida
conservation [ˌkɒnsəˈveɪʃən]
noun
conservación (f); protección (f)
energy conservation la conservación de la energía
modifier
conservation area (n) zona (f) declarada de patrimonio histórico-artístico; (nature reserve) zona (f) protegida
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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