Con"ser*va`tor [L.: cf. F. conservateur.]
One who preserves from injury or violation; a protector; a preserver.
The great Creator and Conservator of the world.
2. Law (a)
An officer who has charge of preserving the public peace, as a justice or sheriff.
One who has an official charge of preserving the rights and privileges of a city, corporation, community, or estate.
The lords of the secret council were likewise made conservators of the peace of the two kingdoms.
The conservator of the estate of an idiot.
Conservators of the River Thames, a board of comissioners instituted by Parliament to have the conservancy of the Thames.
© Webster 1913.