\ ˈtrōv How to pronounce trove (audio) \

Definition of trove

2 : a valuable collection : treasure also : haul, collection

Examples of trove in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The database is a public-facing, searchable trove of resumes and other personnel information. Kelsey Koberg, Fox News, 1 Aug. 2022 The rich trove of information is already being used by researchers around the world to study topics ranging from antibiotic resistance to plastic pollution, according to Hassabis. Denise Chow, NBC News, 28 July 2022 In January 2020, Sebastian Dumbrava was arrested after police found a trove of ammunition, large-capacity magazines and the parts to build an AR-15 in his bedroom. Laura Blasey, Los Angeles Times, 15 July 2022 The first trove of spectacular images of nebulae and distant galaxies, as well as a spectrum of an exoplanet’s atmosphere, highlight just what the telescope can really do. Wired, 13 July 2022 But last year, MIT Press published the book, and the exhibition finally arrived in the world, in Philadelphia, jointly at the Mütter Museum (a trove of medical history) and the Center for Architecture and Design. Cate Mcquaid,, 6 July 2022 When passed between companies to facilitate ad buying, the trove is called bidstream data. Craig Silverman, ProPublica, 4 July 2022 In examining the trove of documents contested by Eastman, Carter found one email, dated Dec. 22, may have been in furtherance of a crime. Melissa Quinn, CBS News, 8 June 2022 Taken together, the Macklowe trove managed to topple the previous, $835 million record set four years ago by the 1,500-piece estate of banking scion David Rockefeller and his wife, Peggy Rockefeller. Kelly Crow, WSJ, 17 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of trove

1888, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for trove

short for treasure trove

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6 Aug 2022

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“Trove.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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