fair (adv.) Old form(s): faire
well, in a good hand, elegantly [like a clerk]
Ham V.ii.32[Hamlet to Horatio] Devised a new commission, wrote it fair. / I once did hold it ... / A baseness to write fair
KJ IV.i.37[Hubert to Arthur, of the warrant to blind him] Is it not fair writ?
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