What is the meaning of Treasury?


  • The funds of a government or institution or individual.
  • The government department responsible for collecting and managing and spending public revenues.
  • Negotiable debt obligations of the United States government which guarantees that interest and principal payments will be paid on time.
  • The British cabinet minister responsible for economic strategy.
  • The federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789.
  • A depository (a room or building) where wealth and precious objects can be kept safely. .
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