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noun as in reinforcement

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noun as in second string

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Example Sentences

There are six UNESCO biosphere reserves and nine UNESCO World Heritage sites.

They each have a unique struggle and their own reserves of resilience and humor.

And while there now are blood reserves lining hospital shelves, Dudley said the nonprofit is hastily approaching a crisis.

We all have our low points, including Roger, but even then, he found remarkable reserves of courage.

There are also the looting and desecrating “archaeologists” for whom Wilkinson reserves his most scornful language.

This seems to be contrary to the spirit and intent of the act, which is primarily to centralize reserves in Federal Reserve Banks.

When the reserve transfers are completed checks in transit can no longer count as reserves.

The percentage of reserves to deposits, which marks the safety line for England, refers to the items in the banking department.

The Federal Reserve Board reserves the right to add to, alter, or amend these regulations.

Several skirmishes took place on the way and General Wheaton brought his reserves forward into the general advance.


On this page you'll find 167 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to reserves, such as: armed forces, army, battalion, guard, patrol, and squad.

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