chetvert

noun
chet·​vert
variants: or tchetvert \ ˈchetvə(r)t \
plural -s

Definition of chetvert

: a Russian unit of capacity equal to about 5.96 bushels

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History and Etymology for chetvert

Russian chetvert', literally, quarter, from chetverty fourth; akin to Sanskrit catur four

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“Chetvert.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chetvert. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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