Covenant-of-warranty



noun, Law.
1.
(def 2b).
[noun wawr-uh n-tee, wor-; verb wawr-uh n-tee, wor-] /noun ˈwɔr ən ti, ˈwɒr-; verb ˌwɔr ənˈti, ˌwɒr-/
noun, plural warranties.
1.
an act or an instance of warranting; assurance; authorization; warrant.
2.
Law.

3.
a written guarantee given to the purchaser of a new appliance, automobile, or other item by the manufacturer or dealer, usually specifying that the manufacturer will make any repairs or replace defective parts free of charge for a stated period of time.
verb (used with object), warrantied, warrantying.
4.
to provide a manufacturer’s or dealer’s warranty for:
The automaker warranties its new cars against exterior rust.
/ˈwɒrəntɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
(property law) a covenant, express or implied, by which the vendor of real property vouches for the security of the title conveyed
2.
(contract law) an express or implied term in a contract, such as an undertaking that goods contracted to be sold shall meet specified requirements as to quality, etc: an extended warranty
3.
(insurance law) an undertaking by the party insured that the facts given regarding the risk are as stated
4.
the act of warranting
n.

mid-14c., legal term for various types of clauses in real estate transactions, from Anglo-French and Old North French warantie (Old French guarantie), from warant (see warrant (n.)).

A guarantee of the quality of a product or service made by the seller to the buyer.

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