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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The party that possesses or has been granted a patent.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who holds a patent; one to whom a patent is granted.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One to whom a grant is made, or a privilege secured, by patent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One to whom a grant is made, or a privilege secured, by patent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the inventor to whom a patent is issued

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