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 dis- bursed to defray the expenses of government Webster. That department of government which is charged with the receipt, custody, and dis- bursement (pursuant to appropriations) of the public revenues or funds.
Link to This DefinitionDid you find this definition of TREASURY helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary