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English definition of “fine print”

fine print

noun [U] /ˈfɑɪn ˈprɪnt/
important information printed in small letters in an agreement or document: Make sure you examine the fine print before you sign the contract.
(Definition of fine print from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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