how to pronounce conserve

/kənˈsɝv/

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conserve is pronounced in two syllables

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kənsɝv

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An example use of conserve in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… plays a role in helping to conserve the …”

meanings of conserve

noun:

  1. Wilderness where human development is prohibited.
  2. A conservatory.
  3. A jam or thick syrup made from fruit.
  4. A medicinal confection made of freshly gathered vegetable substances mixed with finely powdered refined sugar.

verb:

  1. To protect an environment.
  2. To save for later use, sometimes by the use of a preservative.
  3. To remain unchanged during a process.

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