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ˈɛmp tɔrcaveat emp·tor

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  1. caveat emptornoun

    a commercial principle that without a warranty the buyer takes upon himself the risk of quality


  1. Caveat emptor

    Caveat emptor is Latin for "Let the buyer beware". Generally, caveat emptor is the property law principle that controls the sale of real property after the date of closing, but may also apply to sales of other goods.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caveat emptor in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caveat emptor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of caveat emptor in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Ross:

    I don't want to pour cold water on what might be a valid new source of funding, but from the investor's point of view I would say a very strong caveat emptor (buyer beware).

  2. Joshua Barrett:

    When you look out your front door and you see three bars and a sign that says ‘ Live Bait ’ and you look at your neighbors houses an they’re just not the same quality of home that you’re buying or you’re renovating I think caveat emptor ; I think it’s buyer beware, i ’m a little disappointed in that. I think it’s not fair.

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