Pronunciation: (fâr'hârd"), [key]
1. having light-colored hair.
2. fair-haired boy, Informal.a person, esp. a young one, treated as a favorite or considered especially promising by a superior or the members of a group: He's the fair-haired boy of the literary set.
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