reservoir


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Synonyms for reservoir

a large or extra supply of something

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lake used to store water for community use

tank used for collecting and storing a liquid (as water or oil)

anything (a person or animal or plant or substance) in which an infectious agent normally lives and multiplies

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Filmed at a reservoir just outside Merthyr, it shows how freezing temperatures and deadly currents in a reservoir can drag people under water.
Price is the patent holder of the plastic roto-molded reservoir and works closely with Solar to manufacture the most cost-effective, robust and revolutionary hydraulic reservoir.
Pat Jones, of the Cupwith Reservoir Action Group (CRAG), said: "I thought they might come back again.
So far, the partnership with neighbors has been largely successful in keeping dogs and dog waste off the reservoir, Harwood said.
He suggests infilling the reservoir with earth then building houses on top would safeguard the listed dam structure.
Reservoirs depend strongly on the interaction with the watersheds from the beginning of their construction: first, the watershed where the reservoir is constructed is a matrix of interaction between preserved areas, degradation of soil, water quality, biodiversity, multiple water uses.
Earlier this month, Zine introduced a City Council motion asking the DWP to negotiate a sale or lease with the conservancy in order to convert the reservoir into a park.
Nevertheless, spillovers still represent a serious health concern; increases in the reservoir population may lead to dramatic increases in disease prevalence in the target host.
Appendix 1 summarizes the geology, the reservoir properties and fluid properties of the 130 fields described in the volume.
5 m tall, Stanley and Doyle reported in 2002, nitrogen and phosphorus concentrations immediately below the dam were lower than they were upstream of the reservoir.
The other reservoirs are: Backwater and Lintrathen Reservoirs which serve the Dundee area; Corsehouse Reservoir Stewarton, Ayrshire; Penwhapple Reservoir Girvan, Ayrshire; Auchalochy Reservoir Campbeltown, Argyll; Kaim Reservoir and the River Calder Lochwinnoch and Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire;Blackesk Reservoir Lockerbie, Annan, Beattock and Loch Maben, Dumfriesshire; Bradan Reservoir Irvine, Troon and Prestwick, Ayrshire; Dindinnie Reservoir and Knockuhassen Reservoir Stranraer; ClunasReservoir Nairn; Loch Nam Bat Reservoir Drumnadrochit, Inverness-shire; Loch Buidhe Mor Bettyhill, Sutherland; Loch a'Ghobahair Bonar Bridge, Sutherland; River Earn and Glenfarg Reservoir, east Fife.
This development will be helpful in assessing the actual effects of new therapeutic vaccines or pharmacologic agents on the reservoirs (eg, determining whether the reservoir has been reduced and by how much).
Precision Automotive found that these contamination problems can be overcome, and cooling-system maintenance greatly reduced, by eliminating the open reservoir in the cooling system.
The reservoir is a great surface of water with a few islands and some tree skeletons rising out of it, survivors of the time when the reservoir was breached and before it was repaired in the late 1940s.
Nile perches (Lates) may remain in one Texas reservoir and tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) may be present in another.