treasure trove

Definition of "treasure trove"
  1. Objects of value discovered hidden that are unclaimed by any individual
How to use "treasure trove" in a sentence
  1. A box of ancient gold coins discovered in the yard would be considered a treasure trove.
  2. Due to the law of treasure trove, the farmer could claim the vintage watch he found in his land.
  3. The antique jewelry found in the dusty attic of the old house is a perfect example of a treasure trove.

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