Definition of nature conservancy in English:

nature conservancy

noun

  • (The name of) any of various official organizations, especially in Great Britain (from 1949 to 1973) and the United States, responsible for the conservation and study of flora and fauna and the natural environment (with capital initials).

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Times. From nature + conservancy.

Pronunciation

nature conservancy

/ˌneɪtʃə kənˈsəːvnsi/