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Definitions of treasury:

part of speech: noun

A place or building in which stores of wealth are reposited; a department of Government where the public money is received, kept, and disbursed; all the officers connected with the department; an abundant store.

part of speech: noun

A place where treasure is deposited: the department of a government which has charge of the finances.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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