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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone appointed by a court to assume responsibility for the interests of a minor or incompetent person; The custodian of a collection (as a museum or library).

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  • Skipping past all the obvious puns, it seems that a conservator is going to dehydrate the dress for display, not consumption.
  • With him as conservator, that is causing her more agitation and more distress.
  • The regulator, acting as "conservator," has a veto over all major decisions.
  • And wouldn't the word "conservator" be more appropriate? for more
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