servation

ser·va·tion

(ser-vā'shŭn),
The use or function of an organ.

servation

An obsolete term for the activity or function of an organ.
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Because the building is in Linthorpe's con servation area there is a require ment that prop erties are main tained to their current or origi nal appearance, including materi als.
Philip Muruthi, chief scientist at con- servation group African Wild- life Foundation, says contin- ued rise in human population around the park is detrimental to its growth.
The 22 flats designed by MWE Architects would be on the site of the former Mancroft House, which burnt down in 1981, and sit within a Con servation Area.
I am also concerned that a precedent will be set and leave the con servation area open to more encroach ment."
The taskforce includes the leaders of major cities on the proposed route, transport industry experts, business chiefs, academics, union representatives and civil servation and has produced 19 recommendations for Government, HS2 Ltd and others involved in the scheme.
Papers from the fields of electrical, electronics, telecommunications and energy con servation are solicited from professional engineers as per guidelines mentioned below, says the press release.
The participants' presentations explored local habits, civic issues, effects of industries, original research and tests concerning various environmental and conA[degrees] servation issues found both locally and globally.
To bet ter assist Danish companies on the Pakistani market, the Em bassy of Denmark in Islam abad will open a commercial section later this year." He said that Denmark could provide state-of-the-art technology to Pakistan for En ergy conservation, Water Con servation, Water Pumping and Water Purification to help it overcome challenges in these areas.
. THE Daniel Adamson Pre-r servation Society, which is restoring the 110-year-old Birkenhead-built steam tug tender Daniel Adamson, will run a fundraising cruise on Saturday, a October 26, backed by Peel Ports, Mersey Ferries and Merseyside Transport Trust.
The cross-party group of MPs also said that ministers and England's exams regulator Ofqual must pay close attention to expert opinion on exams as > Police call for big rise in cost of shotgun and rifle licences servation said.
To celebrate World Wetlands Day, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism held a joint launch of the wetlands and ecotourism promotional material and biome posters as a demonstration of the country's commitment to wetlands and water con servation. It is also seen as a first tentative step to improve wetland perceptions in rural communities.