chetvert

noun chet·vert \ˈchetvə(r)t\
variants: or

tchetvert

\ˈchetvə(r)t\

Definition of chetvert

plural

-s

  1. :  a Russian unit of capacity equal to about 5.96 bushels

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Origin and Etymology of chetvert

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


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