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a point in the SW U.S., at the intersection of 37° N latitude and 109° W longitude, where the boundaries of four states—Arizona, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico—meet: the only such point in the U.S.
/ˈfɔrˈkɔr nərz, ˈfoʊr-/
used with a singular or plural verb
Northern and Western U.S.
a place where roads cross at right angles; a crossroads.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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