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Exchequer

Ex`cheq´uer
n.1.One of the superior courts of law; - so called from a checkered cloth, which covers, or formerly covered, the table.
2.The department of state having charge of the collection and management of the royal revenue. [Eng.] Hence, the treasury; and, colloquially, pecuniary possessions in general; as, the company's exchequer is low.
Barons of the exchequer
See under Baron.
Chancellor of the exchequer
See under Chancellor.
Exchequer bills
(Eng.) bills of money, or promissory bills, issued from the exchequer by authority of Parliament; a species of paper currency emitted under the authority of the government, and bearing interest.
v. t.1.To institute a process against (any one) in the Court of Exchequer.
[imp. & p. p. Exchequered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Exchequering.]
Noun1.exchequer - the funds of a government or institution or individual
Synonyms: treasury
Fort Knox, Swiss bank account, archives, armory, arsenal, assets, attic, balance, bank, bank account, basement, bay, bin, bonded warehouse, bookcase, bottom dollar, box, budget, bunker, bursary, buttery, cargo dock, cash register, cash reserves, cashbox, cellar, checking account, chest, closet, coffer, coin box, command of money, conservatory, crate, crib, cupboard, depository, depot, dock, drawer, dump, finances, fisc, fund, funds, glory hole, godown, gold depository, hold, hutch, kitty, library, life savings, locker, lumber room, lumberyard, magasin, magazine, means, money chest, moneys, nest egg, pecuniary resources, penny bank, piggy bank, pocket, pool, pork barrel, public crib, public till, public treasury, public trough, purse, rack, repertory, repository, reserves, reservoir, resources, rick, safe, safe-deposit box, savings, savings account, shelf, stack, stack room, stock room, storage, store, storehouse, storeroom, strong room, strongbox, substance, subtreasury, supply base, supply depot, tank, till, treasure, treasure house, treasure room, treasure-house, treasury, unregistered bank account, vat, vault, warehouse, wherewithal, wine cellar
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