takuu

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

taata (to guarantee) >

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɑkuː]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧kuu

Noun[edit]

takuu

  1. guarantee (anything that assures a certain outcome)
    Voitko antaa minulle takuun, että hän tulee pelikuntoon?
    Can you give me a guarantee that he will be fit for the match?
    Siitä ei ole mitään takuuta.
    There's no guarantee about it.
  2. guarantee (written declaration that a product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly)
    Keittimellä on 5 vuoden takuu.
    The cooker comes with a 5-year guarantee.
  3. warranty (engagement or undertaking, that a certain fact regarding the subject of a contract is, or shall be, as it is expressly implied or promised to be)

warrant

  1. usually in plural (takuut), bail bond, bail (surety or money posted as bail)

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Usage notes[edit]

The usage of terms takaus, takuu and vakuus is often confused and confusing. A good example is the sense "bond bail" of takuu. The legal form of bond bail is actually closer to vakuus than to takuu.

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