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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin reservatum. Equivalent to reserveren +‎ -aat.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌreː.sɛrˈvaːt/
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  • Hyphenation: re‧ser‧vaat
  • Rhymes: -aːt

NounEdit

reservaat n (plural reservaten, diminutive reservaatje n)

  1. A tract of land reserved for a particular purpose; a reserve or reservation.
  2. (figuratively) A distinct, isolated sector or domain.

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