[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.
noun 1. four riders on white, red, black, and pale horses symbolizing pestilence, war, famine, and death, respectively. Rev. 6:2–8.
noun 1. the exclusive social set of a city or area. noun 1. (US) the Four Hundred, the most exclusive or affluent social clique in a particular place
- Four-hundred-day clock
[fawr-huhn-druh d-dey, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌhʌn drədˈdeɪ, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a clock that needs to be wound once a year, having the works exposed under a glass dome and utilizing a torsion pendulum.
noun, Physics, Mathematics. 1. the expression of any periodic function as a sum of sine and cosine functions, as in an electromagnetic wave function. Compare . 2. . /ˈfʊərɪˌeɪ/ noun 1. the analysis of a periodic function into its simple sinusoidal or harmonic components, whose sum forms a Fourier series Fourier analysis The branch of […]