Preservation


Preservation
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Preservation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ preservation
preservation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ safe-keeping
safe-keeping
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ conservation
conservation
&c.(storage) 636
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ maintenance
maintenance
support
susteritation
conservatism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vis conservatrix
vis conservatrix
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ salvation
salvation
&c.(deliverance) 672
=>(Means of preservation)
GRP: \\ N \\ Means of preservation
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ prophylaxis
prophylaxis
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ preserver
preserver
preservative
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ hygiastics
hygiastics
hygiantics
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ cover
cover
drugget
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ cordon sanitaire
cordon sanitaire
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ canning
canning
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ ensilage
ensilage
Sgm: \\ N \\ Means of preservation \\ tinned goods
tinned goods
canned goods
=>(Superstitious remedies)
GRP: \\ N \\ Superstitious remedies
Sgm: \\ N \\ Superstitious remedies \\ snake oil
snake oil
cure-all
Sgm: \\ N \\ Superstitious remedies \\ charm
charm
&c. 993
PARAG:Preservation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ preserve
preserve
maintain
keep
sustain
support
hold
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep up
keep up
keep alive
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ refrigerate
refrigerate
keep on ice
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not willingly let die
not willingly let die
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bank up
bank up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ nurse
nurse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ save
save
rescue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be safe
be safe
make safe
&c. 664
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take care of
take care of
&c.(care) 459
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ guard
guard
&c.(defend) 717
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ stare super antiquas vias
stare super antiquas vias
=>(Bacon)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hold one's own
hold one's own
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hold one's ground
hold one's ground
stand one's ground
&c.(resist) 719
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ embalm
embalm
cure
salt
pickle
season
kyanize|
bottle
pot
tin
can
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sterilize
sterilize
pasteurize
radiate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ dry
dry
lyophilize
freeze-dry
concentrate
evaporate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ freeze
freeze
quick-freeze
deep-freeze
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ husband
husband
&c.(store) 636
PARAG:Preservation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ preserving
preserving
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ conservative
conservative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prophylactic
prophylactic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ preservatory
preservatory
preservative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ hygienic
hygienic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ preserved
preserved
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unimpaired
unimpaired
unbroken
uninjured
unhurt
unsinged
unmarred
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ safe
safe
safe and sound
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ intact
intact
with a whole skin

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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