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  1. Junior Member
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    the meaning of "fair"

    I'm not really sure about the meaning of fair(adjective).
    If I say "The product is of fair quality," does it mean the product is rather good, or just acceptable?

    Thank you in advance.

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    Re: the meaning of "fair"

    It's an indication of average quality, or

    • moderately or quite good: a fair piece of work

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