Subtreasuries
Subtreasury Sub*treas"ur*y, n.; pl. {Subtreasuries}. A subordinate treasury, or place of deposit; as, the United States subtreasury at New York. [U. S.] [1913 Webster]

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  • subtreasuries — n. secondary treasury, branch of a treasury …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Independent Treasury — The Independent Treasury was a system for the retaining of government funds in the United States Treasury and its subtreasuries, independently of the national banking and financial systems. In one form or another, it existed from 1846 to… …   Wikipedia

  • Subtreasury — Sub*treas ur*y, n.; pl. {Subtreasuries}. A subordinate treasury, or place of deposit; as, the United States subtreasury at New York. [U. S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subtreasury — subtreasurer, n. subtreasurership, n. /sub trezh euh ree, sub trezh /, n., pl. subtreasuries. 1. a subordinate or branch treasury. 2. (formerly) any of the branch treasuries maintained by the U.S. government. [1830 40, Amer.; SUB + TREASURY] * *… …   Universalium

  • subtreasury — ☆ subtreasury [sub′trezh΄ər ē ] n. pl. subtreasuries a branch treasury …   English World dictionary

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