how to pronounce reservoir


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reservoir is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of reservoir in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… and as such stores a little reservoir of …”

meaning of reservoir

A reservoir is a large body of water that is created by a dam, a natural depression in the land, or a natural depression in the earth.

reservoir frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word reservoir occurs in english on average 7.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics reservoir can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that reservoir can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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