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preserve

(prĭ-zûrv′)
v. pre·served, pre·serving, pre·serves
v.tr.
1. To keep from injury, peril, or harm; protect.
2. To keep or maintain intact: tried to preserve family harmony.
3. To prepare (food) for storage or future use, as by canning or salting.
4. To prevent (organic bodies) from decaying or spoiling: preserved the specimen in a chemical solution.

pre·serv′a·bil′i·ty n.
pre·serv′a·ble adj.
pres′er·va′tion (prĕz′ər-vā′shən) n.
pre·serv′er n.
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For the wildlife enthusiast and nature buff, the game preserve is a utopia surrounded by boreal forests, large granite outcroppings and an abundance of indigenous wildlife species like moose, bear, muskrat, lynx, timber wolf and other fur-bearing animals.
Van Patten Woods Forest Preserve, near Antioch, IL;
The 1,108-acre McDowell Nature Center and Preserve, the county's oldest, protects rolling forested terrain along the banks of Lake Wylie.
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The project aimed to preserve the urban and cultural identity of the area while instilling the area with new architecture and buildings.
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Roberts Farm Preserve is well-known for its winter activities, but is also an excellent example of all that inland Maine has to offer during the summer, from beautiful hiking trails to regular events that bring people together.
Animal safety company Neogen Corporation (NasdaqGS:NEOG) disclosed on Monday that it has completed the acquisition of Preserve International and Tetradyne for an undisclosed value.
At a minimum, preserve the portion of the video beginning from the time the customer enters the store and is first seen on the video until the customer exits the store.
Quince & Apple's new Raspberry Rose Fruit Preserve combines the bright taste of raspberry with the floral flavors of rose and also include notes of cherry and lime.