The definition of conservation is the act of trying to protect or preserve something or the limiting of how much of a resource you use.
The state of being fit for use:
The provision of money or the necessities of life:
Something that sustains something else; essential support:
Financial cost; fee; charge
The spending or disbursement of money:
(Law) An allowance for support made under court order to a divorced person by the former spouse, usually the chief provider during the marriage. Alimony may also be granted without a divorce, as between legally separated persons.
(--- Slang) Money.
The means by which one is supported:
Means of support; subsistence.
The means of sustaining life; livelihood
A plan or schedule adjusting expenses during a certain period to the estimated or fixed income for that period
A learning process by which a subject develops a consistent response to a previously unrelated stimulus, either by reward or punishment (as in operant conditioning) or by association of the stimulus with another stimulus that already elicits the response (as in classical conditioning).
The general, continuing costs involved in running a business, as of rent, maintenance, utilities, etc.
A preserving or being preserved
The act or an instance of neglecting something:
An instance of such failure, carelessness, or indifference
A maintaining or being maintained; upkeep, support, defense, etc.; specif., the work of keeping a building, machinery, etc. in good repair
The cost at which something is obtained:
Any substance or article used as money, as bank notes, checks, etc.
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