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redebitorio

English translation: redhibitory

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07:20 Dec 4, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
Portuguese term or phrase: redebitorio
Poderao ser pedidas responsibilidades a esses fabricantes se o veiculo for portador de um defeito de fabrico, embora REDEBITORIO, que tenha sido a causa directa do acidente...
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English translation:redhibitory
Explanation:
The term "redhibitory defect" is a standard one in Anglo-American law. According to Black's, it is a "defect in an article sold, for whcih the seller may be compelled to take the article back; a defect against which the seller is bound to warrant."

(That last part simply means that the seller must provide a guarantee against the defect in question.)

Cheers, HC
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redhibitory


Explanation:
The term "redhibitory defect" is a standard one in Anglo-American law. According to Black's, it is a "defect in an article sold, for whcih the seller may be compelled to take the article back; a defect against which the seller is bound to warrant."

(That last part simply means that the seller must provide a guarantee against the defect in question.)

Cheers, HC


    Black's Law Dictionary (6th ed., 1991), p. 1279
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