Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Thesaurus (Page: 1497)

The*sau"rus (?), n.; pl. Thesauri (#). [L. See Treasure.] A treasury or storehouse; hence, a repository, especially of knowledge; -- often applied to a comprehensive work, like a dictionary or cyclopedia.