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Synonyms for patent

Synonyms for patent

Synonyms for patent

a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention

an official document granting a right or privilege

obtain a patent for

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grant rights to

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make open to sight or notice

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(of a bodily tube or passageway) open

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clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment

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The paper was stamped American Embassy,' and it was the digest of several opinions as to the effect of the new patent law upon the import of articles manufactured under processes controlled by the Coulson & Bruce syndicate.
The man by his side was talking now of the adaptation of one of his patents to some existing machinery, and Jacks watched him covertly.
174,465--"the most valuable single patent ever issued" in any country.
For his three or four years of inventing he had re- ceived nothing as yet--nothing but his patent.
The grants of land, made either by the crown or the state, were but letters patent under the great seal, and the term “patent” is usually applied to any district of extent thus conceded; though under the crown’, manorial rights being often granted with the soil, in the older counties the word “manor” is frequently used.
If Marmaduke don’t send that fellow off the Patent, he may ornament his village with his own hands for me,” Here Richard paused a moment, and cleared his throat by a loud hem, while the negro, who was all this time busily engaged in preparing the sleigh, proceeded with his work in respectful silence.
PATENT MEDICINES were patent lies, but, like the charms and indulgences of the Middle Ages, they deceived the people.
In other industries, many patent disputes result in a trade of some sort, such as an exchange of licenses.
Two important factors arise in determining whether a corporation's contribution of a patent will be eligible for a FMV, Sec.
Barrier feed-screw technology began with Maillefer's basic Swiss Patent and subsequent U.
If the patent stands, bean growers on both sides of the border will owe Larry Proctor, the patent holder, six cents a pound for beans the Mexicans say they've grown and eaten for years.
The Caskey team is seeking a patent on the discovery.
This growth has now reached the point where worldwide, in every business day, there are more than 5,000 new scientific papers published, more than 1,000 new patent documents issued, and five new U.
MPEG LA announced today that the fourth meeting of essential Blu-ray Disc(TM) patent owners, currently consisting of 18 companies, was held in New York on February 6-7 for the purpose of creating a joint license providing fair, reasonable, non-discriminatory access to essential patents, as an alternative to negotiating separate licenses.
In Letter Ruling (TAM) 200249002, the IRS concluded that a university professor was entitled to long-term capital-gain treatment for royalties received from his employer for rights to a patent on the professor's invention.
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