patent right

noun
the exclusive right granted by a patent, as on an invention.

Origin:
1795–1805

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patent right
 
n
the exclusive right granted by a patent

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Example sentences
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.
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