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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 first thing you want in a new country, is a patent office; then work up your school system; and after that, out with your paper.
"Here's luck!" he said--"luck to you with your game of human chess, and luck to me with my woollen machinery patents! You were speaking of that second murder," he remarked, setting down his glass.
I'm at the head of a syndicate that's controlling some very valuable patents which we want to exploit on this side and in Paris.
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.
On his twenty-ninth birthday, Bell received his patent, No.
For his three or four years of inventing he had re- ceived nothing as yet--nothing but his patent. In order to live, he had been compelled to reorganize his classes in "Visible Speech," and to pick up the ravelled ends of his neglected profession.
She wrote his letters and copied his patents. She cheered him on when he felt himself beaten.
* 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.
But I suppose it is all humbug, like so many other patented articles."
A strategic patent portfolio is crucial to a medical technology company's growth and survival, and also provides numerous business advantages.
In May 2018, a California jury held that Samsung must pay Apple almost $540 million in a patent infringement lawsuit directed to smartphones.
As discussed in previous columns, one division of IP law is patent law.
Patent Office, no patent lawyers, no patent notices on products, no patent numbers.
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