Fine

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Fine

A monetary penalty for an act. For example, one may have to pay $100 if one is caught driving over the speed limit. Fines are imposed instead of or (especially for financial crimes) in addition to prison sentences.
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Moore will have to cut things fine to be back at Ibrox for pre-season training which begins the day after Australia play the second leg of their play-off with New Zealand.
It was the sixth open win for the Charlie Lister-trained youngster, who lost his puppy status 26 hours later-he really does cut things fine! The October 1999 whelp is by Spiral Nikita, who is second to Top Honcho in the NGRC sires of winning puppies table -the Australian dog leads him by 80 wins to 71.