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fairing

noun fair·ing \ ˈfer-iŋ \

Definition of fairing

1 British
a : a present bought or given at a fair
b : gift
2 British : 4desert 1

First Known Use of fairing

1574

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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fairing

noun

Definition of fairing

: a member or structure whose primary function is to produce a smooth outline and to reduce drag (as on an airplane)

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