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conserveverb [T]

 us   /kənˈsɜrv/
to ​keep and ​protect from ​waste, ​loss, or ​damage; ​preserve: In ​order to conserve ​fuel, they put in ​extrainsulation.
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conserveverb [T]

uk   /kənˈsɜːv/  us   /kənˈsɝːv/

conservenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkɒn.sɜːv/  us   /ˈkɑːn.sɝːv/ formal
a ​type of ​jam in which the ​fruit is ​whole or in ​largepieces: apricot/​strawberry conserve
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