Res´er`voir`   Pronunciation: rĕz´ẽr`vwôr`; 277
n.1.A place where anything is kept in store; especially, a place where water is collected and kept for use when wanted, as to supply a fountain, a canal, or a city by means of aqueducts, or to drive a mill wheel, or the like.
2.(Bot.) A small intercellular space, often containing resin, essential oil, or some other secreted matter.
3.(Med.) a large quantity of infectious microorganisms resident in animals other than man, potentially capable of being transmitted to humans.
3.(Med.) a large quantity of infectious microorganisms or parasites resident in animals other than man, potentially capable of being transmitted to humans; especially, such organisms in animals where they do little or no harm to the host.
4.a large supply or stock of anything which may be rapidly put to use; a reserve.
Receiving reservoir
(Water Works) a principal reservoir into which an aqueduct or rising main delivers water, and from which a distributing reservoir draws its supply.
Noun1.Reservoirreservoir - a large or extra supply of something; "a reservoir of talent"
2.Reservoirreservoir - lake used to store water for community use
Synonyms: artificial lake
3.reservoir - tank used for collecting and storing a liquid (as water or oil)
4.reservoir - anything (a person or animal or plant or substance) in which an infectious agent normally lives and multiplies; "an infectious agent depends on a reservoir for its survival"
Synonyms: source
To see a filled reservoir in your dream, symbolizes stored up or repressed emotions. To see an empty reservoir in your dream, denotes that you have expended all your energy and emotions on others.archives, armory, arsenal, artificial lake, attic, backlog, bank, basement, bay, bayou lake, bin, bonded warehouse, bookcase, box, bunker, buttery, cache, cargo dock, cellar, chest, cistern, closet, conservatory, crate, crib, cupboard, dam, dead water, depository, depot, dike, dock, drawer, dump, etang, exchequer, farm pond, fishpond, freshwater lake, glacial lake, glory hole, godown, hoard, hold, hutch, inland sea, inventory, lagoon, laguna, lake, lakelet, landlocked water, library, linn, loch, locker, lough, lumber room, lumberyard, magasin, magazine, mere, millpond, millpool, nest egg, nyanza, oxbow lake, plash, pond, pondlet, pool, puddle, rack, repertory, repository, reserve, reserve fund, reserve supply, reserves, resource, rick, salina, salt pond, savings, shelf, sinking fund, something in reserve, stack, stack room, stagnant water, standing water, still water, stock, stock room, stockpile, storage, store, storehouse, storeroom, sump, supply base, supply depot, tank, tarn, tidal pond, treasure house, treasure room, treasury, unexpended balance, vat, vault, volcanic lake, warehouse, water hole, water pocket, well, wine cellar
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