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Four-H Club

or 4-H Club

[fawr-eych, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈeɪtʃ, ˈfoʊr-/
an organization sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, established chiefly to instruct young people, originally in rural areas, in modern farming methods and other useful skills, as carpentry and home economics.
Origin of Four-H Club
so called from the aim of the organization to improve head, heart, hands, and health
Related forms
4-H, adjective
4-H'er, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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head, heart, hands, and health (program)
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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