treasurer

[trezh-er-er]
noun
1.
a person in charge of treasure or a treasury.
2.
an officer of a government, corporation, association, or the like, in charge of the receipt, care, and disbursement of money.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English tresorer < Anglo-French < Late Latin thēsaurārius. See treasure, -er2

treasurership, noun
undertreasurer, noun
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treasurer (ˈtrɛʒərə)
 
n
a person appointed to look after the funds of a society, company, city, or other governing body
 
'treasurership
 
n

Treasurer (ˈtrɛʒərə)
 
n
(in the Commonwealth of Australia and each of the Australian states) the minister of finance

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treasurer
late 13c., from O.Fr. tresorier (see treasure).
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Example sentences
Jobs are so scarce that the race for county treasurer has produced an unusually
  crowded field.
He was treasurer of the college in which her husband held a professorship.
He was afterwards made precentor, and then treasurer of the church.
It gave me a chance to secure a credit in the treasurer's office.
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