Definition for TREAS-UR-Y

TREAS-UR-Y, n. [trezh'ury.]

  1. A place or building in which stores of wealth are reposited; particularly, a place where the public revenues are deposited and kept, and where money is disbursed to defray the expenses of government.
  2. A building appropriated for keeping public money. – John viii. Also for keeping accounts of public money.
  3. The officer or officers of the treasury department.
  4. A repository of abundance. – Ps. cxxxv.

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