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4-H Clubor Four-H Club (fôr′āch′)
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.]
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4-H Club(ˈfɔrˈeɪtʃ, ˈfoʊr-)
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]
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