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Fair·weath·er

 (fâr′wĕth′ər), Mount
A peak, 4,671 m (15,325 ft) high, in the St. Elias Mountains on the border between southeast Alaska and western British Columbia, Canada.
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Fairweather

(ˈfɛəˌwɛðə)
n
(Placename) Mount Fairweather a mountain in W North America, on the border between Alaska and British Columbia. Height: 4663 m (15 300 ft)
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fair′-weath`er



adj.
1. used in or intended for fair weather only.
2. weakening or failing in time of trouble: His fair-weather friends left him when he lost his job.
[1730–40]

Fair•weath•er

(ˈfɛərˌwɛð ər)

n.
Mount, a mountain in SE Alaska. 15,292 ft. (4660 m).
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