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con·ser·va·tion

(kon'ser-vā'shŭn),
1. Preservation from loss, injury, or decay.
2. In sensorimotor theory, the mental operation by which a person retains the idea of an object after its removal in time or space.
3. Presence of a gene in two different organisms.
4. The retention of structure with a variation in the environment, genetics, or other conditions.
[L. conservatio, a preserving, keeping]

conservation

(kon?ser-va'shon) [L. conservatio, keeping, preserving]
A cognitive principle, first described by Piaget, indicating that a certain quantity remains constant despite the transformation of shape. Children develop conservation ability for number, length, liquid amount, solid amount, space, weight, and volume.

breast conservation

Breast-conserving therapy.

conservation

the preservation, protection and management of an environment which takes into account recreational and aesthetic needs, in addition to preserving as much as possible of the natural fauna and flora and allowing for the harvesting of natural resources and agriculture. This necessitates the sensible planning of what is taken from the environment in terms of the yield of plants, animals and materials, whilst at the same time maintaining as much natural habitat as possible, and thus the largest possible GENE POOL.

con·ser·va·tion

(konsĕr-vāshŭn)
1. Preservation from loss, injury, or decay.
2. Retention of structure with a variation in environment or other conditions.
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Since the early 1970s, Europe has been firmly committed to the environment including the protection of air and water quality, conservation of resources, protection of biodiversity and waste management.
This brings us to the conservation of resources model (Hobfoll, 1989), summarized in Bono and Glomb, et al.
Hubert Waltl said: "Energy-efficient products and conservation of resources in production processes have top priority within Audi's environmental protection.
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Department of Energy's ITC program that aims to promote electrical efficiency and conservation of resources through combined heat and power systems (CHP).
Using the Conservation of Resources theory (COR), the current study attempted to further extend the knowledge of BA and BU by looking at how the two variables independently and interactively impact employees.
Prime Minister's Quality Award would further encourage the industrial community in conservation of resources in these forth coming audit programs.
00% renewable materials or recyclate for all its products and packaging; 3) Having zero consumer or manufacturing waste going to landfills; and 4) Designing products that delight consumers while maximizing the conservation of resources.
The construction of the mosque is in line with the UAE leadership's vision towards the conservation of resources, environment protection and the adoption of green practices," said Al Rais.
Tayeb Abdulrahman Al Rais, secretary general at AMAF, said: "The construction of the mosque is in line with the UAE leadership's vision towards the conservation of resources, environment protection and the adoption of green practices.
Tayeb Abdulrahman Al Rais, Secretary-General of the AMAF, said: "The construction of the mosque is in line with the UAE leadership's vision towards the conservation of resources, environment protection and the adoption of green practices.

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