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Definition of Preservation

Preservation

  1. The act or process of preserving, or keeping safe; the state of being preserved, or kept from injury, destruction, or decay; security; safety; as, preservation of life, fruit, game, etc.; a picture in good preservation.

Preservation Quotations

Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Thomas Jefferson

Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors.
Abraham Lincoln

In wildness is the preservation of the world.
Henry David Thoreau

Preservation of one's own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other cultures.
Cesar Chavez

This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity of mankind: it is necessary, it is dear to us, it gives us pleasure, and we must conceal it.
Voltaire
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Preservation Translations

preservation in French is conservation
preservation in German is Konservierung, Erhaltung
preservation in Swedish is bevarande

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