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  • n. Plural form of conserve.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of conserve.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. fruit preserved by cooking with sugar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. fruit preserved by cooking with sugar


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  • At 25% the size of a current washing machine, Renew conserves space and is made of recycled aluminum and glass.

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  • Beautifully hand-carved from oak wood, the conventional side conserves a high detailed carving on every inch it holds, and to balance it up, the progressive side offers a linear intelligent design that adds a bit of modern.

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