The definition of a trove is a collection of valuable things.noun
An example of a trove is the collection of expensive jewelry inside a secret deposit box.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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A collection of valuable items discovered or found; a treasure-trove.
Origin: Short for (treasure-)trove.