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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. An association dedicated to the protection of the environment and its resources; A commission with jurisdiction over fisheries and navigation in a port or river.

Usage examples (40)
  • The conservancy is a nonprofit group that helps maintain the park.
  • The area we were in was a "conservancy", around 150 square kilometres of bushland managed by the locals.
  • Free State had followed with its first conservancy at Zaston in 1985.
  • And they're also building a river walk area, a nature conservancy area. for more
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