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 for Four
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Four \Four\, n.
     1. The sum of four units; four units or objects.
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     2. A symbol representing four units, as 4 or iv.
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     3. Four things of the same kind, esp. four horses; as, a
        chariot and four.
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     All fours. See All fours, in the Vocabulary. Fourb

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Four \Four\ (f[=o]r), a. [OE. four, fower, feower, AS.
     fe['o]wer; akin to OS. fiwar, D. & G. vier, OHG. fior, Icel.
     fj[=o]rir, Sw. fyra, Dan. fire, Goth. fidw[=o]r, Russ.
     chetuire, chetvero, W. pedwar, L. quatuor, Gr. te`ttares,
     te`ssares, pi`syres, Skr. catur. [root]302. Cf. Farthing,
     Firkin, Forty, Cater four, Quater-cousin, Quatuor,
     Quire of paper, tetrarch.]
     One more than three; twice two.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  four
      adj 1: being one more than three [syn: four, 4, iv]
      n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one [syn:
           four, 4, IV, tetrad, quatern, quaternion,
           quaternary, quaternity, quartet, quadruplet,
           foursome, Little Joe]
      2: a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four
         pips [syn: four-spot, four]

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