[self-kon-si-krey-shuh n] /ˈsɛlf kɒn sɪˈkreɪ ʃən/
the act of setting oneself to a task or vocation without ordination by others or by a religious body.
[self-kon-si-kwuh ns, self-] /ˈsɛlfˈkɒn sɪ kwəns, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. self-important character or quality; self-importance.
[kon-ser-vey-shuh n] /ˌkɒn sərˈveɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of conserving; prevention of injury, decay, waste, or loss; preservation: conservation of wildlife; conservation of human rights. 2. official supervision of rivers, forests, and other natural resources in order to preserve and protect them through prudent management. 3. a district, river, forest, etc., under such supervision. […]
[self-kuh n-sis-tuh nt, self-] /ˈsɛlf kənˈsɪs tənt, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. consistent with oneself or itself.
verb (used with object), consoled, consoling. 1. to alleviate or lessen the grief, sorrow, or disappointment of; give solace or comfort: Only his children could console him when his wife died. verb 1. to serve as a source of comfort to (someone) in disappointment, loss, sadness, etc noun 1. an ornamental bracket, esp one used […]