Definition for reservoirs (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of pool1
Examples from the Web for reservoirs
Johnson Welded Products Ohio-based manufacturer of reservoirs for air brake systems.
Once, in 2013, Kyrgyzstan halted water for its reservoirs, and at least 11 regions of Uzbekistan suffered shortages.
Johnson Welded Products Ohio-based manufacturer of reservoirs for air brake systems.After Hobby Lobby, These 82 Corporations Could Drop Birth Control Coverage|Abby Haglage|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Most experts blame bats as hosts (“reservoirs”) who can spread the virus without themselves becoming ill.
The quality of water eventually becomes a concern, as reservoirs drop and salt and silt become more concentrated.
The remains at Hatra are further remarkable for a considerable number of reservoirs and tombs.
Some of the sites where these reservoirs might be located are so situated that a great and powerful fall of water may be attained.
Reservoirs and tunnels, are the most expensive part of the operation, and none will be necessary in our whole route.Historic Highways of America (Vol. 14)|Archer Butler Hulbert
I can't have her interfering with my reservoirs for the winter.Four Winds Farm|Mrs. Molesworth
In the winter they return to the valley, within range of the reservoirs and permanent acequias.The Argentine Republic|Pierre Denis
British Dictionary definitions for reservoirs (1 of 3)
Word Origin for reservoir
British Dictionary definitions for reservoirs (2 of 3)
Word Origin for pool
British Dictionary definitions for reservoirs (3 of 3)
- a joint fund organized by security-holders for speculative or manipulative purposes on financial markets
- the persons or parties involved in such a combination