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4-H Club

or Four-H Club  (fôr′āch′)
n.
A youth organization sponsored by the Department of Agriculture and offering instruction in agriculture, home economics, and other fields.

[From its four goals: to improve head, heart, hands, and health.]

4-H Club

(ˈfɔrˈeɪtʃ, ˈfoʊr-)
n.
an organization sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture chiefly to instruct young people in modern farming methods.
[so called from the aim of the organization to improve head, heart, hands, and health]
4-H, adj.
4-H'er, n.
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I kept several of these projects throughout my 4-H career, and I learned many life skills.