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reservoir
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(Greek: a well, a tank, a reservoir; ground water)
(Greek: phreatia, a well, a reservoir, a tank; a cistern, a pit)
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geothermal reservoir
A subsurface system consisting of a large volume of hot water and steam trapped in a porous and fractured hot rock underneath a layer of impermeable rock.

Some reservoirs can be commercially developed as an energy source.