"conservatory" Definition

  1. a. Having the quality of preserving from loss, decay, or injury.
  2. n. That which preserves from injury.
  3. n. A place for preserving anything from loss, decay, waste, or injury; particulary, a greenhouse for preserving exotic or tender plants.
  4. n. A public place of instruction, designed to preserve and perfect the knowledge of some branch of science or art, esp. music.

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Position in dictionary: 20579 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "conservatory": 1
Words that end with "conservatory": 1
Words that contain "conservatory": 1
Next words in dictionary: conservatrix, conserve, conserved, conserver, conserving, consider, considerable, considerableness, considerably, considerance
Previous words in dictionary: conservator, conservatoire, conservativeness, conservative, conservatism, conservational, conservation, conservant, conservancy, conservable

English Dictionary Definition of conservatory

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