The water slowly emptied (from the cistern).
The cistern empties in five minutes.
A pond formed by a milldam.
a reservoir for collecting surface drainage or runoff.
A structure, such as a basin or reservoir, used for collecting or draining water.
The water from the burst cistern penetrated through the ceiling of he room beneath.
This paper also introduces four kinds of water canal, and five kinds of cistern.
In western Gansu we have been building cisterns in villages that are short of water.
He made the tank and put it in a room in the palace.
She was very pleased and said to him, @Please make a large tank for the boat.
This caused quasi-resonance to the liquids in tanks at three different locations in Sacramento.
A small reservoir for ink.
an artificial reservoir for storing liquids; especially an underground tank for storing rainwater.
The river runs through several underground caves which store the water for the city's use.
Criteria for safe design of wet source storage gamma irradiators
storage pit [livestock keeping]
A receptacle for holding water or other liquid, especially a tank for catching and storing rainwater.
spent nuclear material pool