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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fairness  \Fair"ness\,  n. 
  The  state  of  being  fair,  or  free  form  spots  or  stains,  as  of 
  the  skin;  honesty,  as  of  dealing;  candor,  as  of  an  argument, 
  etc 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fairness 
  n  1:  conformity  with  rules  or  standards;  "the  judge  recognized 
  the  fairness  of  my  claim"  [syn:  {equity}]  [ant:  {unfairness}, 
  {unfairness}] 
  2:  ability  to  make  judgments  free  from  discrimination  or 
  dishonesty  [syn:  {fair-mindedness},  {candor},  {candour}] 
  [ant:  {unfairness}] 
  3:  the  property  of  having  a  naturally  light  complexion  [syn:  {paleness}, 
  {blondness}] 
  4:  the  quality  of  being  good  looking  and  attractive  [syn:  {comeliness}, 
  {loveliness},  {beauteousness}] 




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