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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Kept intact or in a particular condition; Prevented from decaying or spoiling and prepared for future use.

Usage examples (33)
  • Today, the portion of the homestead that's been preserved is just 27 acres.
  • The above history is taken from a document in Arabic, preserved by the monks.
  • The second definition of the word safe is "having been preserved from a real danger."
  • American vocabulary, a word preserved, like so many words, beyond its original meaning. for more
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