trea·sury /'tre-zhə-rē, 'trā-/ n pl -sur·ies1 a: a place in which stores of wealth are keptb: the place of deposit and disbursement of collected funds; esp: one where public revenues are deposited, kept, and disbursedc: funds kept in such a depository2 capa: a governmental department in charge of finances and esp. the collection, management, and expenditure of public revenuesb: the building in which the business of such a governmental department is transacted3 cap: a government security (as a note or bill) issued by the Treasury
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
accumulation, aerarium, bank, bursary, cache, capital, central money office, coffer, conservatory, deposit, depository, depot, exchequer, fiscus, fund, place of deposit, purse, receptacle, repertory, repository, reservatory, reserve, reserve fund, safe, store, storehouse, strongbox, thesaurus, till, treasure house, vault
arsenal, coffer, repository, selection (collection), store (depository)
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.A place where wealth is stored, especially public funds; the branch of the government responsible for saving and distributing revenue.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
the government department responsible for the administration of the nation's finances. Certain transaction (e.g. especially those involving non-resident companies controlled by UK residents) require Treasury consent before they can be lawfully effected.
Collins dictionary of law. W. J. Stewart. 2001.
n. The branch of any government or corporation that is in charge of its financial dealings.See also Treasury Department, United States.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.