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Save

To except, reserve, or exempt; as where a statute saves vested—fixed—rights. To toll, or suspend the running or operation of; as, to save the Statute of Limitations.

save

conjunction bar, barring, besides, but for, excepting, lacking, leaving out, not including, short of, without

save

preposition but, except, exclusive of, less, minus

save

(Conserve), verb hold, keep safe, preserve, redeem, salvage

save

(Hold back), verb economize, hoard, keep, reserve, retain

save

(Rescue), verb avert, defend, fend off, give salvaaion, help, liberate, protect, safeguard, shield
See also: conserve, deposit, extricate, free, fund, garner, glean, hold, keep, maintain, perpetuate, possess, preserve, prolong, protect, release, remedy, renew, rescue, reserve, retain, shelter, store, sustain, unless
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(If part of back is attached to thigh, cut meat free from it, too.) Pull off skin; if desired, save skin and bone for other uses, such as broth.
He said the opposition through its illogical demands was also trying to save skin of political leaders whose names have been exposed in the Panama leaks and they were holding key positions in opposition parties.
Talking to media in Pabbi area near here, he said the PTI-led provincial government in a bid to save skin of its cabinet member has constituted a committee which he said is not acceptable to ANP.