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preserve: kunsilba; pabuhi; patunhay; preserba; preserbar

Glosses: (~ related words)
n. (state)1. preservea domain that seems to be specially reserved for someone.; "medicine is no longer a male preserve"
~ arena, domain, sphere, orbit, area, fielda particular environment or walk of life.; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"
n. (location)2. preservea reservation where animals are protected.
~ reservation, reservea district that is reserved for particular purpose.
~ shooting preservea preserve on which hunting is permitted during certain months of the year.
n. (food)3. conserve, conserves, preserve, preservesfruit preserved by cooking with sugar.
~ confiturepreserved or candied fruit.
~ apple butterthick dark spicy puree of apples.
~ chowchowa Chinese preserve of mixed fruits and ginger.
~ jampreserve of crushed fruit.
~ lemon cheese, lemon curda conserve with a thick consistency; made with lemons and butter and eggs and sugar.
~ jellya preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit.
~ marmaladea preserve made of the pulp and rind of citrus fruits.
v. (stative)4. bear on, carry on, continue, preserve, upholdkeep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last.; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
~ resume, re-start, restarttake up or begin anew.; "We resumed the negotiations"
~ hang in, persevere, hang on, persist, hold onbe persistent, refuse to stop.; "he persisted to call me every night"; "The child persisted and kept asking questions"
~ go forward, proceed, continuemove ahead; travel onward in time or space.; "We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now"
~ perpetuatecause to continue or prevail.; "perpetuate a myth"
~ sustain, keep up, prolonglengthen or extend in duration or space.; "We sustained the diplomatic negotiations as long as possible"; "prolong the treatment of the patient"; "keep up the good work"
~ mummifypreserve while making lifeless.; "mummified ideas and institutions should be gotten rid of"
~ hold, keep, maintainkeep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,.; "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
~ continue, go on, go along, keep, proceedcontinue a certain state, condition, or activity.; "Keep on working!"; "We continued to work into the night"; "Keep smiling"; "We went on working until well past midnight"
v. (possession)5. conserve, keep up, maintain, preservekeep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction.; "We preserve these archeological findings"; "The old lady could not keep up the building"; "children must be taught to conserve our national heritage"; "The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts"
~ keeplook after; be the keeper of; have charge of.; "He keeps the shop when I am gone"
~ embalmpreserve a dead body.
~ plastinatepreserve (tissue) with plastics, as for teaching and research purposes.; "The doctor plastinates bodies to teach anatomy to his students"
~ hold the linehold the line on prices; keep the price of something constant.
v. (possession)6. preserve, saveto keep up and reserve for personal or special use.; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
~ record, enter, put downmake a record of; set down in permanent form.
~ keep, hold onretain possession of.; "Can I keep my old stuffed animals?"; "She kept her maiden name after she married"
~ economize, husband, economise, conserveuse cautiously and frugally.; "I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"
v. (change)7. keep, preserveprevent (food) from rotting.; "preserved meats"; "keep potatoes fresh"
~ freeze-drypreserve by rapid freezing and subsequently drying in a vacuum.; "freeze-dry the strawberries"
~ conservepreserve with sugar.; "Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard"
~ dehydrate, desiccatepreserve by removing all water and liquids from.; "carry dehydrated food on your camping trip"
~ picklepreserve in a pickling liquid.
~ saltpreserve with salt.; "people used to salt meats on ships"
~ can, tin, put uppreserve in a can or tin.; "tinned foods are not very tasty"
~ refrigeratepreserve by chilling.; "many foods must be refrigerated or else they will spoil"
~ cureprepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve.; "cure meats"; "cure pickles"; "cure hay"
~ cornpreserve with salt.; "corned beef"
~ ready, cook, prepare, fix, makeprepare for eating by applying heat.; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
~ stay fresh, keepfail to spoil or rot.; "These potatoes keep for a long time"
v. (stative)8. keep, preservemaintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger.; "May God keep you"
~ protectshield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage.; "Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain"
~ keeplook after; be the keeper of; have charge of.; "He keeps the shop when I am gone"
v. (stative)9. preservekeep undisturbed for personal or private use for hunting, shooting, or fishing.; "preserve the forest and the lakes"
~ hold, keep, maintainkeep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,.; "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"