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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 trea·sure /ˈtrɛʒɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Treas·ure, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Treasured p. pr. & vb. n. Treasuring.] To collect and deposit, as money or other valuable things, for future use; to lay up; to hoard; usually with up; as, to treasure up gold.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Treas·ure n.
 1. Wealth accumulated; especially, a stock, or store of money in reserve.
    This treasure hath fortune unto us given.   --Chaucer.
 2. A great quantity of anything collected for future use; abundance; plenty.
    We have treasures in the field, of wheat and of barley, and of oil and of honey.   --Jer. xli. 8.
 3. That which is very much valued.
    Ye shall be peculiar treasure unto me.   --Ex. xix. 5.
    From thy wardrobe bring thy chiefest treasure.   --Milton.
 Treasure city, a city for stores and magazines.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.; "the
           pirates hid their treasure on a small island in the West
           Indies" [syn: hoarded wealth]
      2: art highly prized for its beauty or perfection [syn: gem]
      3: any possession that is highly valued by its owner; "the
         children returned from the seashore with their shells and
         other treasures"
      4: a collection of precious things; "the trunk held all her
         meager treasures"
      v 1: hold dear; "I prize these old photographs" [syn: prize, value,
      2: be fond of; be attached to [syn: care for, cherish, hold