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noun [countable] reservoir pronunciation in British English /ˈrezə(r)ˌvwɑː(r)/
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pluralreservoirs
  1. 1
    an artificial or natural lake where water is stored so that it can be supplied to the houses in an area
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  2. 3
    mainly literary a large quantity of something that can be used
    reservoir of:

    Nearby colleges are a reservoir of talent for employers.

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