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The mission will use previously flown hardware for both the rocket's first stage, as well as the payload fairing.
Each half of this mission's payload fairings has also flown one earlier mission.
Fancy or no fancy, if a woman asked him for a fairing, he would give it her, or I don't know my gentleman.
AUDREYMARY JOHNSTON
Why, you know it is fair day, and you promised Bessie that you would buy her a fairing,—to say nothing of me.
LUCRETIA, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
When they parted, Burns paid Clark his wages in full, gave him a written character, and a shilling for a fairing.
ROBERT BURNSPRINCIPAL SHAIRP.
The captain's wife began teasing him for a fairing, which he very bluntly refused to bestow.
FLORA LYNDSAYSUSANNA MOODIE
One of them kicked out behind, and had nearly given me a blow on the breast, so that I might have said I had had my fairing!
O. T.HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Yet another time the Virgin went to the fair to buy flax, and the Child said that He too would like to have a fairing.
ESSAYS IN THE STUDY OF FOLK-SONGS (1886)COUNTESS EVELYN MARTINENGO-CESARESCO
I think that, the schools being over for the day, they had been sent a-fairing for a treat.
THE GYPSIESCHARLES G. LELAND
I would give thee Heaven an I could--so that thou stayed upon earth with thy fairing!
SIR MORTIMERMARY JOHNSTON

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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