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Reserve

Funds set aside to cover future expenses, losses, or claims. To retain; to keep in store for future or special use; to postpone to a future time.A legal reserve is a monetary account required by law to be established by insurance companies and banks as protection against losses.

A trial court reserves a point of law by setting it aside for future consideration and allowing the trial to proceed as if the question had been resolved, subject to alteration of the judgment in the event the court en banc decides the question differently.

reserve

v. to keep for oneself a right or a portion of the real property when transferring (conveying) a parcel of real estate to another. (See: reservation)

reserve

noun assets, cache, conservation, copia, fund, means, provision, resource, resources, stock, store, storehouse, supply
Associated concepts: accumulated reserve, held in reserve, insurance reserve, legal reserve, minimum reserves, preeium reserve, reserve funds, reserve valve, reserved powers

reserve

verb accumulate, amass, bank, bespeak, cache, create a fund, deposit, earmark, except, garner, hide, hoard, hold, hold back, keep, keep back, keep in reeerve, keep on hand, lay away, maintain, preselect, put aside, reponere, retain, save, set apart, set aside, shelve, stock pile, store, store away, store up, withhold
Associated concepts: reserve an interest, reserve one's rights
See also: adjourn, bank, cash, composure, cumulation, delay, depository, doubt, employ, engage, fund, garner, hire, hoard, hold up, indecision, keep, margin, misgiving, predetermine, provision, register, resource, restraint, retain, save, shelter, stock, stopgap, store, strangle, treasury, withhold
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ADWEA director general Dr Saif Al Sayari said, "A region with one of biggest droughts in the world, now has the biggest fresh water reserve in the region.
The Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD), is to turn a global spotlight onto strategic water reserves at this month 's International Water Summit (IWS), which runs at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from January 15-18 as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.
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Less than 200 km away from Abu Dhabi City, you have this high-quality water reserve in the ancient natural aquifers of dunes in Liwa," she said.
It was further mentioned that the average water reserve over the past ten years has been 37.
Last summer, it was revealed the company was working on a secret project to find a mineral or spring water reserve to provide the basis for a new UK brand.
Scottish Water reserve the right to create geographical locations and select one or more suppliers to service each location.
He further said that water reserves were satisfactory as Khanpur dam was supplying 6 million gallons, while Rawal Lake was supplementing by providing 12 million gallons daily.
2bn, intended to boost Qatar's water reserves by as much as 126% to achieve a capacity of 561mn gallons (MIG), were launched yesterday by HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani.

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