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Meaning of CONSERVANCY

Pronunciation:  kun'survunsee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the official conservation of trees and soil and rivers etc.
  2. [n]  (British) a commission with jurisdiction over fisheries and navigation in a port or river
 

CONSERVANCY is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: commission, committee, conservation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con*serv"an*cy\, n.
Conservation, as from injury, defilement, or irregular use.

      [An act was] passed in 1866, for vesting in the
      Conservators of the River Thames the conservancy of the
      Thames and Isis.                         --Mozley & W.

 

 

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