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subtreasury

[suhb-trezh-uh-ree, suhb-trezh-] /sʌbˈtrɛʒ ə ri, ˈsʌbˌtrɛʒ-/
noun, plural subtreasuries.
1.
a subordinate or branch treasury.
2.
(formerly) any of the branch treasuries maintained by the U.S. government.
Origin of subtreasury
1830-1840
An Americanism dating back to 1830-40; sub- + treasury
Related forms
subtreasurer, noun
subtreasurership, noun
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subtreasury

/sʌbˈtrɛʒərɪ/
noun (pl) -uries
1.
(US) a branch treasury
Derived Forms
subtreasurer, noun
subtreasurership, noun
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