fair treatment


fair treatment
proper treatment, suitable manner of treating

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • fair shake — noun Date: 1830 a fair chance or fair treatment < give the negative side a fair shake S. L. Payne > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fair deal — agreement or contract equally fair to all sides, fair treatment …   English contemporary dictionary


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