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English definition of “the fine print”

the fine print

noun [S]     (UK the small print)
the part of a document that is printed in small letters, and that many people do not read, but that may contain details that it is important for you to know about: If you read the fine print you may find out you have to pay $8,000 to refinance.
(Definition of the fine print noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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