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preservation order

noun [C] uk   UK us  
an official decision that a building or area has special value and must be kept in good condition: This avenue of mature trees has a preservation order on it.
Translations of “preservation order”
in Chinese (Traditional) 文物及環境保護法令…
in Chinese (Simplified) 文物及环境保护法令…
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