The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30170   Message #385854
Posted By: MMario
30-Jan-01 - 02:35 PM
Thread Name: Preservation?
Subject: RE: Preservation?
it's a matter of semantics - what we need is a word in English that means "taking a sample as a reference point so that in the future the living tradition of that time can be compared to the living tradition of this time in order for comparision, education and/or growth." But we settle on using "preserve"