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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A receptacle where a quantity of some material, especially of a liquid or gas, may be kept.

Usage examples (39)
  • Our drinking water comes from the reservoir at the base of the mountain.
  • A reservoir of talent
  • An infectious agent depends on a reservoir for its survival
  • As of this morning, the Albemarle County Service Authority indicates that the reservoir is at 87% capacity. for more
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