Definitions

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  • adjective Without a spike or spikes.

Etymologies

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spike +‎ -less

Examples

  • That is also the case here - during prosecution ICU amended its claims to include "spikeless" claims -- directed to a valve mechanism for adding drugs to an IV without using needles.

    Patent Law Blog (Patently-O)

  • Typically, you get this result where the application disparages "spikeless" systems or explicitly says "the invention includes a spike."

    Patent Law Blog (Patently-O)

  • The district court also granted summary judgment of invalidity under 35 U.S.C. § 112, ¶ 1 with respect to so-called "spikeless" and "tube" claims.

    Intellectual Property and Tech Law Reports

  • That is also the case here - during prosecution ICU amended its claims to include "spikeless" claims -- directed to a valve mechanism for adding drugs to an IV without using needles.

    Patent Law Blog (Patently-O)

  • Reuters The Masters had two early winners this week: Ecco, which makes the spikeless, sneaker-like shoes worn by a sockless Fred Couples on Thursday, and Bridgestone Golf, whose spokesgolfer Matt Kuchar was paired with Tiger Woods, and played well.

    Two Sponsors Have A Very Good Round

  • Reuters The Masters had two early winners this week: Ecco, which makes the spikeless, sneaker-like shoes worn by a sockless Fred Couples on Thursday, and Bridgestone Golf, whose spokesgolfer Matt Kuchar was paired with Tiger Woods, and played well.

    Two Sponsors Have A Very Good Round

  • Reuters The Masters had two early winners this week: Ecco, which makes the spikeless, sneaker-like shoes worn by a sockless Fred Couples on Thursday, and Bridgestone Golf, whose spokesgolfer Matt Kuchar was paired with Tiger Woods, and played well.

    Two Sponsors Have A Very Good Round

  • - They were pressed against the ropes surrounding the putting green at Pebble Beach Golf Links all weekend, wedged two and three deep in their spiffy golf clothes and their spikeless golf shoes.

    Tiger rewrites golf history

  • And you realize, with a chill, that the footsteps-heavy, flat, wide-spaced, spikeless-are those of a man.

    Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas

  • He assailed him, and pierced him with the spikeless spear he held in his hand, and he drove it right through his back quivering; and Ghasik fell dead.

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