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See also: réservation
- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
reservation (plural reservations)
- The act of reserving, withholding or keeping back.
- Something that is withheld or kept back.
- A limiting qualification (often used in the plural).
- I have reservations about your intentions.
- (US) A tract of land set apart by the US government for the use of a Native American people; Indian reservation (compare Canadian reserve).
- An arrangement by which accommodation or transport arrangements are secured in advance.
- (UK) the area which separates opposing lanes of traffic on a divided motorway.
act of withholding
tract of land
arrangement by which something is secured in advance
area that separates opposing traffic lanes
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reservation f (plural reservations)
- reservation (limiting qualification)