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Definition 1: a depository (a room or building) where wealth and precious objects can be kept safely - [noun denoting artifact]

(treasury is a kind of ...) a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping

Definition 2: the government department responsible for collecting and managing and spending public revenues - [noun denoting group]

(treasury is a kind of ...) a department of government

Definition 3: the federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789 - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for treasury in the sense of this definition

(treasury is a kind of ...) a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States

(treasury is a part of ...) the mint that manufactures and distributes United States coins for circulation through Federal Reserve Banks; processes gold and silver bullion

(treasury is a part of ...) the agency of the Treasury Department that produces currency

(treasury is a part of ...) the agency of the Treasury Department that enforces import tariffs

(treasury is a part of ...) the agency of the Treasury Department responsible for controlling the currency

(treasury is a part of ...) agency that oversees the intelligence relationships of the Treasury's offices and bureaus and provides a link between the Intelligence Community and officials responsible for international economic policy

(treasury is a part of ...) the federal agency in the Treasury Department that manages the government's disbursement and collection systems and provides central accounting and financial reporting

(treasury is a part of ...) the law enforcement and tax collection agency of the Treasury Department that enforces federal laws concerning alcohol and tobacco products and firearms and explosives and arson

(treasury is a part of ...) a law enforcement agency of the Treasury Department responsible for establishing and implementing policies to detect money laundering

(treasury is a part of ...) the bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collections

Definition 4: the British cabinet minister responsible for economic strategy - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for treasury in the sense of this definition

(treasury is a kind of ...) a person who is a member of the cabinet

(... is a member of treasury) the senior ministers of the British government

Definition 5: the funds of a government or institution or individual - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for treasury in the sense of this definition

(treasury is a kind of ...) assets in the form of money

(... is a kind of treasury ) a treasury for government funds

(... is a kind of treasury ) the treasury of a public institution or religious order

(... is a kind of treasury ) a subordinate treasury or place of deposit

(... is a kind of treasury ) a state treasury or exchequer or a royal treasury; originally the public treasury of Rome or the emperor's private purse

Definition 6: negotiable debt obligations of the United States government which guarantees that interest and principal payments will be paid on time - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for treasury in the sense of this definition

(treasury is a kind of ...) a bond that is an IOU of the United States Treasury; considered the safest security in the investment world

(... is a kind of treasury ) a short-term obligation that is not interest-bearing (it is purchased at a discount); can be traded on a discount basis for 91 days

(... is a kind of treasury ) a debt instrument with maturities of 10 years or longer

(... is a kind of treasury ) securities with maturities of 1 to 10 years; sold for cash or in exchange for maturing issues or at auction

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