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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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Echocardiographic evaluation and clinical implications of aortic stiffness and coronary flow reserve and their relationship.
Noninvasive assessment of coronary flow reserve by echocardiography: technical considerations.
The baseline variables included demographic, laboratory and 2-D echocardiographic parameters; predictor variable was defined as presence of positive family history for diabetes mellitus and coronary flow reserve was a primary outcome variable.
Coronary flow reserve has a prognostic value when it is abnormally reduced in patients with DCM.
28) has reported an association between reduced coronary flow reserve and lower ejection fraction and higher left ventricular volumes.
Induction of ischemia solely by a myocardial bridge has been demonstrated and different underlying mechanisms such as thrombus formation, vasospasm, endothelial dysfunction or impaired coronary flow reserve have been proposed to explain this (8).
Afterwards, residual stenosis is determined by quantitative coronary angiography (QCA) and coronary flow reserve as measured with the Cardiometrics FloWire(R), a Doppler angioplasty guide wire now manufactured by EndoSonics.