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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fourfold  \Four"fold`\,  a.  &  adv  [AS.  fe['o]werfeold.] 
  Four  times;  quadruple;  as  a  fourfold  division. 
 
  He  shall  restore  the  lamb  fourfold.  --2  Sam.  xii. 
  6. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fourfold  \Four"fold`\,  n. 
  Four  times  as  many  or  as  much 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fourfold  \Four"fold`\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  four  times  as  much  or  as  many  as  an  assessment,;  to 
  quadruple. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fourfold 
  adj  1:  four  times  as  great  or  many  "a  fourfold  increase  in  the 
  dosage"  [syn:  {quadruple}] 
  2:  having  four  units  or  components;  "quadruple  rhythm  has  four 
  beats  per  measure"  [syn:  {quadruple},  {quadruplicate}] 
  adv  :  by  a  factor  of  four  "the  price  of  gasoline  has  increased 
  fourfold  over  the  past  two  years"  [syn:  {four  times}] 




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