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Ameliorate
Become better; make better; improve (ant. Worsen)
Ameliorate
Conserve
Keep from waste, loss, or decay; save (ant. waste)
Conserve
Amelioration
Improvement
Amelioration
Conservation
Preservation from loss, injury, or waste
Conservastion
Conservationist
One who advocates the conservation of natural resources
Conservationist
Detriment
Injury, damage, or something that causes it; disadvantage (ant. advantage)
Detrimental
Harmful damaging
Exotic
1. introduced from another country; Foreign (ant. Native)
2. Strikingly unusual; strange
Folly
Lack of good sense; foolish action or undertaking (ant wids dom)
Formerly
In an earlier period; previously (ant. now)
Former
Preceding; previous (ant. latter)
Harmony
Peaceable or friendly relations; accord; agreement; tranquillity (ant. conflict; disharmony)
Harmonious
Friendly; Amicable
Ignore
Refuse to take notice of; disregard (ant. heed)
Ignoramus
Ignorant, stupid person; dunce
Impediment
Something that hinders or odstructs; hinderance; obstacle (ant. aid)
Impede
Interfere with or slow the progress of; hinder; obstruct
Indolent
Disposed to avoid exertion; lazy; idle; lethargic (ant. industrious)
Indolence
idleness; laziness
Intact
Untouched by anything that damages or diminishes; left complete or entire; uninjured
Invalid
not valid; having no force or effect; void (ant. valid, binding by law)
Invalidate
Abolish; Annul
Invalid
Sickly or disable person
Noncarcinogenic
not producing, or tending to produce, cancer (ant. carcinogenic)
Parsimonious
Unduly sparing in the spending of money; stingy (ant. generous)
Parsimonious
Stinginess; parsimoniousness (ant. generosity)
Raze
destroy utterly by tearing down; demolish; leval to the ground (ant. erect)
Reticent
Inclined to be silenyt or secretive; uncommunicative (ant. Frank)