Redhibitory
Redhibitory Red*hib"i*to*ry (r?d*h?b"?*t?*r?), a. [L. redhibitorius.] (Civil Law) Of or pertaining to redhibition; as, a redhibitory action or fault. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • redhibitory — red·hib·i·to·ry /red hi bə ˌtōr ē/ adj in the civil law of Louisiana: of, relating to, or being redhibition a redhibitory action Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • redhibitory — red·hib·i·to·ry || red hɪbɪtÉ”rɪ / trɪ adj. of the cancellation of a sale due to a serious defect in the merchandise (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • redhibitory — red·hib·i·to·ry …   English syllables

  • redhibitory — redˈhibəˌtōrē adjective : of or relating to redhibition …   Useful english dictionary

  • redhibitory defect — n in the civil law of Louisiana: a defect that renders a thing useless or so diminishes its usefulness or value that it must be presumed that the buyer would not have bought it or would have paid a lesser price if aware of the defect a seller is… …   Law dictionary

  • redhibitory vice — Same as redhibitory defect …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • redhibitory action — /rad(h)ibat(a)riy abkshan/ In the civil law, an action for redhibition. An action to avoid a sale on account of some vice or defect in the thing sold, which renders its use impossible, or so inconvenient and imperfect that it must be supposed the …   Black's law dictionary

  • redhibitory defect or vice — /rad(h)ibat(a)riy dafekt/ vays/ In the civil law, a defect in an article sold, for which the seller may be compelled to take it back; a defect against which the seller is bound to warrant. Smith v. Max Thieme Chevrolet Co., Inc., La.App., 315… …   Black's law dictionary

  • redhibitory defect — Such a defect in an article which has been sold as would warrant the purchaser in returning it to the seller …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • action redhibitory — /aekshan rad(h)ibit(a)riy/ See redhibitory action …   Black's law dictionary

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