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noun [countable] warranty pronunciation in British English /ˈwɒrənti/
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pluralwarranties
  1. a company’s written promise to repair or replace a product that you buy from them if it breaks or does not work, usually for a specific period of time after you buy it

    a one-year warranty period

    under warranty (=protected by the warranty):

    Is the CD player still under warranty?

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