In the civil law. The avoidance of a sale on account of some vice or defect in the thing sold, which renders it either absolutely useless or its use so in- convenient and imperfect that it must be supposed that the buyer wbuld not have pur- chased It had he known of the vice. Civ, Code La. art 2520.

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