As nouns the difference between conservatory and conservator
is that conservatory
is (obsolete) that which preserves from injury or conservatory
can be a greenhouse or hothouse for the display of plants while conservator
is one who conserves, preserves or protects something.
As an adjective conservatory
is (rare) pertaining to conservation.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(rare) pertaining to conservation
Having the quality of preserving from loss, decay, or injury.
(obsolete) That which preserves from injury.
- A conservatory of life. — Jeremy Taylor.
A greenhouse or hothouse for the display of plants
A school of music or drama; a conservatoire
* college of music
* conservatory of music
* musical school
* music conservatory
* music department
* music school
* school of music
* academy of drama
* drama school
* theater school
* theatre school
* conservatour (obsolete)
One who conserves, preserves or protects something.
* 2014, (Paul Salopek), Blessed. Cursed. Claimed. , National Geographic (December 2014)[http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/12/pilgrim-roads/salopek-text]
- Chlouveraki, a tenacious archaeological conservator , has salvaged antiquities all over the Middle East.
(legal) A person appointed by a court to manage the affairs of another; similar to a guardian but with some powers of a trustee.
- the great Creator and Conservator of the world
- The lords of the secret council were likewise made conservators of the peace of the two kingdoms.
An officer in charge of preserving the public peace, such as a justice or sheriff.
(Roman Catholicism) A judge delegated by the pope to defend certain privileged classes of persons from manifest or notorious injury or violence, without recourse to a judicial process.
A professional who works on the conservation and restoration of objects, particularly artistic objects.
- the conservator of the estate of an idiot