noun. fruit preserved by cooking with sugar.
- apple butter
- lemon curd
Example sentences of the word conserves
1. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Residential appliances come in energy-efficient models, so you can choose a washer that conserves water, a drier that dries with less power or a dishwasher that cleans more efficiently.
2. Noun, plural
These native species tend to grow with less supplemental water and little need for fertilization, which both conserves and protects our water sources.