four-way

adjective
\ ˈfȯr-ˈwā How to pronounce four-way (audio) \

Definition of four-way

1a : allowing or affecting passage in any of four directions
b : applicable to traffic from each of four directions a four-way stop
2 : including four participants

First Known Use of four-way

1824, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“Four-way.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/four-way. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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