implied warranty of merchantability
A warranty implied by law that property is fit for the ordinary purpose for which it is used.
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  • implied warranty of merchantability — or implied warranty that goods are merchantable means that the consumer goods meet each of the following: (1) Pass without objection in the trade under the contract description; (2) Are fit for the ordinary purposes for which such goods are used; …   Black's law dictionary

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  • implied warranty —    A warranty on goods and services that is not explicit but is assumed. An implied warranty of merchantability guarantees quality and performance, and that the new item will work for its specified purpose. An implied warranty of title guarantees …   Business law dictionary

  • warranty of merchantability — see warranty 2a Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. warranty of merchantability …   Law dictionary

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  • warranty — war·ran·ty / wȯr ən tē, wär / n pl ties [modification (influenced by warrant ) of Anglo French garantie, from garantir to protect, warrant] 1: a promise in a deed that gives the grantee of an estate recourse (as through an action for damages)… …   Law dictionary

  • warranty — A promise that a proposition of fact is true. The Fred Smartley, Jr., C.A.Va., 108 F.2d 603, 606. An assurance by one party to agreement of existence of fact upon which other party may rely. It is intended precisely to relieve promisee of any… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Warranty — In commercial and consumer transactions, a warranty is an obligation or guarantee that an article or service sold is as factually stated or legally implied by the seller, and that often provides for a specific remedy such as repair or replacement …   Wikipedia

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