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patent right

noun
1.
the exclusive right granted by a patent, as on an invention.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
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  • Many remedies exist that do not require the forfeiture of the patent right.
  • Subject must have a patent right or left internal jugular vein.
  • But the patent right is, at its core, a right to exclude.
  • The obviousness standard properly applied screens out trivial inventions not deserving of an exclusive patent right.
British Dictionary definitions for patent right

patent right

noun
1.
the exclusive right granted by a patent
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