Definitions for "Latent defect"
a defect not discoverable by the exercise of an ordinary inspection, see HIDDEN DEFECT
defect which exists at the time of acceptance but cannot be discovered by a reasonable inspection. See also Patent Defect. [D03523] GAT
Physical deficiencies or construction defects not readily ascertainable from a reasonable inspection of the property, such as a defective septic tank or underground sewage system, or improper plumbing or electrical wiring.
a concealed unreasonably dangerous condition, either artificial or natural