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conservancy

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Environment & waste
conservancycon‧ser‧van‧cy /kənˈsɜːvənsi $ -ɜːr-/ noun formal 🔊 🔊 1 SGE[singular] a group of officials who control and protect an area of land, a river etc 🔊 the Thames Conservancy2 SGE[uncountable] the protection of natural things such as animals, plants, forests etc syn conservation
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conservancythe Santa Monica Mountains ConservancyThere are various power conservancy options like three levels of screen brightness, and variable times for screen and disk power-down.
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