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a monetary penalty imposed in criminal matters. Itmaybe accepted in instalments, and in some cases, essentially based on means, the court may remit (extinguish) the fine. In the UK there are maximum levels of fines laid down for certain offences. Some levels are changed every so often in accord with the change in the value of money. There are sometimes statutory equivalent periods of imprisonment laid down for failure to pay fines.
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To make the coleslaw, put finely sliced cabbage and red onion into a large mixing bowl.
Cut the stem in half lengthways and chop as finely as you are able.
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1 medium jalapeho, finely chopped Zest and juice of 3 limes
To make this chorizo sausage and chilli marinated quail put 75g chorizo sausage into food processor and blitz until finely chopped, add 3 chopped garlic cloves, pinch of dried chilli flakes, ' teaspoon smoked paprika, a little salt and pepper.
In a food processor, whirl 1 or 2 peeled garlic cloves until finely chopped.
The rubber compounds include polymers, finely dispersed powder fillers, carbon black, chalks and smaller quantities of chemicals, curatives, accelerators or processing aids, and liquids such as plasticizer oils.
Interesting characters--the victims, their families, and the detectives--along with a finely twisting plot, will keep listeners on edge to the finish.
From the other point of view, however, material that is more finely ground can work its way into the soil more quickly, providing nutrients to plants.
INGREDIENTS: (Serves 4) 200g pearl barley; 1L water; 1tbsp sunflower oil; 1tsp cumin seeds; 1 onion, finely chopped; 100g toasted peanuts, lightly crushed using a pestle and mortar; 5 spring onions, finely chopped; 1 carrot, finely chopped; 1 red pepper, cored, deseeded and finely chopped; green pepper, cored, deseeded and finely chopped; 1tsp salt; 1/2tsp chilli powder; 1/2tsp ground cumin; 1/2tsp garam masala; pinch of freshly ground black pepper; juice of 1 lime METHOD: 1.
* 30g ginger root, finely chopped * 2 garlic cloves, crushed * 2 teaspoons olive oil * 1 onion, finely chopped * 1 teaspoon pepper powder * 1 potato, grated * Oil, for frying * 1 spring onion, finely chopped * 1 carrot, finely chopped * 1 capsicum, chopped lengthwise * 2 baby corns, halved * 50g spinach, roughly chopped * 25g peanuts * Salt as per taste * 2 lettuce leaves For orange dressing * 1 teaspoon olive oil * Juice of 1/2 orange * Finely grated rind of 1/4 orange * 1 tablespoon sour cream Preparation * Cut the chicken into large cubes, each about 1 inch.