caveat emptor

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

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Tagg's Island finished a few lengths behind Buyer Beware at Galway, although he beat him when receiving weight at Gowran Park in the summer.
Buyer Beware always looked the sort to make the grade over hurdles and shaped with promise when chasing home Le Vagabond (later placed in a Grade 3 in Fairyhouse) on his jumping debut in Thurles in October.
Caveat emptor, or let the buyer beware, might apply.
A board seeking to select a management company would be wise to remember the advisement of caveat emptor--let the buyer beware.
FORD has introduced a limitededition version of its C-Max family model -but it's a case of buyer beware.
FORD has introduced a limited-edition version of itsC-Max family model -but it is a case of buyer beware.
According to the Legal Information Institute, caveat emptor is a Latin phrase for "let the buyer beware.
It cannot fall back on the ancient standard of caveat emptor--let the buyer beware.
If SEC Chairman Arthur Levitt's concern about the quality of earnings is taken to heart by investors, they should heed the old advice: Let the buyer beware.
This is a case of buyer beware,'' said Miller, who is in the middle of remodeling her own home and has hired only licensed contractors.