◄ Conserve ►

1. (v. t.) To keep in a safe or sound state; to save; to preserve; to protect.

2. (v. t.) To prepare with sugar, etc., for the purpose of preservation, as fruits, etc.; to make a conserve of.

3. (n.) Anything which is conserved; especially, a sweetmeat prepared with sugar; a confection.

4. (n.) A medicinal confection made of freshly gathered vegetable substances mixed with finely powdered refined sugar. See Confection.

5. (n.) A conservatory.

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