from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A name, symbol, or other device identifying a product, officially registered and legally restricted to the use of the owner or manufacturer.
  • n. A distinctive characteristic by which a person or thing comes to be known: the shuffle and snicker that became the comedian's trademark.
  • transitive v. To label (a product) with proprietary identification.
  • transitive v. To register (something) as a trademark.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. distinctive, characteristic, signature
  • n. A word, symbol, or phrase used to identify a particular company's product and differentiate it from other companies' products.
  • n. Any proprietary business, product or service name.
  • v. To register something as a trademark.
  • v. To so label a product.


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