Preservation definition

prezərvāzhən
The act of preserving; care to preserve; act of keeping from destruction, decay or any ill.
noun
8
2
Preservation is the act of maintaining, protecting or keeping something in existence.

An example of preservation is a land trust protecting a forest.

An example of preservation is a jar of canned tomatoes.

noun
6
2
A preserving or being preserved.
noun
15
16
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
preservation
Plural:
preservations