Definitions

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  • adj. Opposing patents (legal claims to inventions) or the nature of current patent law.

Etymologies

anti- +‎ patent (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "But there's an international antipatent lobby that doesn't believe drugs should be patented at all."

    Give Us This Day Our Daily Meds

  • Yet antipatent activists, with their myopic fixation on price, are relentlessly bullying bureaucrats to follow their advice.

    Curing the Diseases of Poverty

  • Under pressure from antipatent activists, the WHO in 2004 green-lighted without testing an antiretroviral generic produced by Ranbaxy, an Indian company.

    Curing the Diseases of Poverty

  • The discussion was triggered by antipatent comments posted on the publisher’s Web site.

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