Usage examples for conservation

  1. To attempt to separate the testing of vision from teaching concerning the conservation of vision is to lose an opportunity for the most effective sort of instruction. – Health Work in the Public Schools by Leonard P. Ayres and May Ayres
  2. It was fitting that his Catholic Majesty should be aware that the princes of the Empire were united for the conservation of fatherland and of tranquillity. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  3. The other members of the Canada Food Board were: H. B. Thomson, Chairman and Director of Conservation; J. D. McGregor, Director of Agricultural Labor. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  4. Conservation and use of land. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. Just in these geographers, Istakhri and Ibn Hauqal, is to be found information of unusual importance, so far as we can judge, regarding the conservation of the Parsi tradition in Fars These authors have been up to now not only not appreciated but their significance for our question has not yet been adequately recognised. – Iranian Influence on Moslem Literature, Part I by M. Inostranzev
  6. The first step in the Government's conservation program must be to find out just what are our basic resources, and how they should be used. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Edison has always been deeply interested in " conservation," and much of his work has been directed toward the economy of fuel in obtaining electrical energy directly from the consumption of coal. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  8. President Roosevelt carried the movement still farther in calling the first North American conservation congress. – History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6) by E. Benjamin Andrews
  9. Some of these represented mere crotchets, but they were all intended to aid in that conservation of English undefiled which was so dear a purpose to Mr. Bryant. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  10. Those favoring the extension of Federal control over conservation point out that forest control, irrigation, conservation of water power, and similar projects are distinctly interstate in character, and are thus properly a Federal function. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  11. He was speaking of Archbishop Parker, 'whose care for the conservation of ancient monuments can never be sufficiently commended. – The Great Book-Collectors by Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton
  12. And in that report I propose to make conservation the corollary of development. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  13. Just as no sum has been too small to save, so is no act too trivial to achieve some kind of conservation. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  14. I see more clearly still, now, what I meant by insisting on the conservation of intellectual energy. – An Ocean Tramp by William McFee
  15. 280. without means of some change, is without the means of its conservation, iii. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  16. It seems to destroy the present theory of light and the conservation of energy and the so- called attraction of gravitation by reason of its marvelous energy and wonderful qualities. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  17. To embody our national ideals in the personages of the great figures of history who did so much to establish them is the most elementary method of insuring their conservation and transmission. – Craftsmanship in Teaching by William Chandler Bagley
  18. The State Conservation Commission has erected an historical marker which states briefly: Here on one of the first roads west of the Blue Ridge, a hamlet stood in colonial times. – Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia by Carrie Hunter Willis Etta Belle Walker
  19. Also the conservation of philanthropic energy. – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  20. But how speaks the law of conservation, that law most enduring, and most inexorable? – New and Original Theories of the Great Physical Forces by Henry Raymond Rogers