from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A place where items of great value are stored or can be found.
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- n. A treasury.
- n. A building where valuable things are stored.
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English schemes for the spoilation of her South American treasure house and the emancipation from her rule of the several colonies there.
All these eager children, all these fine-browed women, all these scholars going home to write learned books ” I and they had this glorious thing in common, this noble treasure house of learning.
And they'd tried to defend their treasure house against European infantry … [4l]