Spanish English Dictionary

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conservar in English:

1. retain retain

Cast iron retains heat for a long time. This soil retains water.
to retain humidity
And the more unequal societies are more likely also to retain the death penalty.
retaining wall
The company has retained its position as market leader.
ability to attract and retain good employees
The number of observations is retained in each bin.
If you use a computer, you can retain information.
I'd retain that old hat if I were you.
He sacrificed his outstanding career to retain his dignity.
the most chalanging thing about producing film was to be able to truly retain Jane's vision.
The atmosphere is a layer of gases surrounding the planet and retained by the Earth's gravity.
I retained all memories from this summer.
He said the current staff of about 10 people would be retained.
Only individuals with an aberrant temperament can in the long run retain their self-esteem in the face of the disesteem of their fellows.

English word "conservar"(retain) occurs in sets:

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2. to conserve to conserve

There are a surprising amount of people, businesses and communities that would like to do more to conserve and protect our natural resources.

English word "conservar"(to conserve) occurs in sets:

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3. to preserve to preserve

They tried hard to preserve the friendly atmosphere.
Following his death, his father, Al Hendrix, set up a company which aimed to preserve Jimi's legacy. He called it Experience Hendrix.

English word "conservar"(to preserve) occurs in sets:

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