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2. Amounts held by commerical banks in their vaults or on deposit with the central bank as backing for deposits.

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The reserves were mandatory as having a sufficient amount of actual funds in the bank vault is very morally reasonable.

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I decided to pout our reserves in the game because we were losing by a lot and there was only a little bit of time left on the clock.

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Our firm had done a detailed analysis of our cash reserves and discovered we were on a more secure footing than we had previously thought.

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