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resource

re·source

resource

 
 
pronunciation:
ri sors [or] rih zors
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a source of help or support.
The library is a good resource for information.
synonyms:
reference, support
definition 2: (plural) all of a country's wealth and its ways of producing wealth.
Oil is one of Iraq's most important natural resources.
definition 3: (usually plural) money or things that are available for a particular use.
We do not have the resources to go on vacation this year.
synonyms:
assets, property
definition 4: (often plural) talents and skills.
She has the resources to succeed in difficult jobs.
synonyms:
ability
derivations: resourceless (adj.), resourcelessness (n.)