well-preserved


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well-pre·served

 (wĕl′prĭ-zûrvd′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to something old that has stayed in good condition.
2. Often Offensive Appearing less affected by aging than people of a similar age.

well-preserved

adj (well preserved when postpositive)
1. kept in a good condition
2. continuing to appear youthful: she was a well-preserved old lady.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.well-preserved - used of older persons who are healthy
healthy - having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease; "a rosy healthy baby"; "staying fit and healthy"
Translations

well-preserved

[ˌwelprɪˈzɜːvd] ADJ [person] → bien conservado

well-preserved

[ˌwɛlprɪˈzɜːvd] adj (person) to be well-preservedportare bene i propri anni
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The value of the finding is that the stove is well-preserved with all of its attributes despite the fact that it is several centuries old," said the Ministry.
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