English-Swedish translation of preservation

Translation of the word preservation from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

preservation in Swedish

conservationnoun konservering [u], bibehållande [n]
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Definitions of preservation
1. preservation - the activity of protecting something from loss or danger
  protection payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence; "every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection"
  environmentalism the activity of protecting the environment from pollution or destruction
  conservation the preservation and careful management of the environment and of natural resources
  self-preservation preservation of yourself from harm; a natural or instinctive tendency
  reservation the act of keeping back or setting aside for some future occasion
  immobilisation, immobilization the act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement; "the storm caused complete immobilization of the rescue team"
2. preservation - a process that saves organic substances from decay
  biological process, organic process a process occurring in living organisms
  fixation, fixing (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body
  embalmment preservation (of a dead body) by treating with balsams and drugs and other chemicals
  plastination a process involving fixation and dehydration and forced impregnation and hardening of biological tissues; water and lipids are replaced by curable polymers (silicone or epoxy or polyester) that are subsequently hardened; "the plastination of specimens is valuable for research and teaching"
  infrigidation, refrigeration deliberately lowering the body's temperature for therapeutic purposes; "refrigeration by immersing the patient's body in a cold bath"
3. preservation - the condition of being (well or ill) preserved
  status, condition the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society; "he had the status of a minor"; "the novel attained the status of a classic"; "atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life"
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