Definition of Reserving:
Consequently, in some trades the national union resembled an agglomeration of loosely allied states, each one reserving the right to engage in independent action and expecting from its allies no more than a benevolent neutrality.- "A History of Trade Unionism in the United States", Selig Perlman.
- "A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)", Leopold von Ranke.
- "Hunting the Lions", R.M. Ballantyne.