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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Next after the third; Being the ordinal number for 4; Also: More than one of 4 equal parts

Usage examples (36)
  • We cut them in fourths so we could sample a few different flavors.
  • The requirement of two thirds plus three fourths is even more stringent than it first looks.
  • The instrument is divided into fourths, that is, into four sets of chords.
  • Three fourths of them were against minority defendants. for more
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