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treasure

2 verb
     
treasure2 [transitive]
to keep and care for something that is very special, important, or valuable to you:
Jim treasured the gold pocket watch that his grandfather had given him.
treasured adjective [only before noun]
A battered old guitar was his most treasured possession.

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