Definitions

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  • adj. That cannot be owned; that cannot be personal property.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ ownable

Examples

  • What if I, too, have some need to own the unownable?

    The Price of the Phoenix

  • Avila has the look of a good professional hitter, but the time share and unimpressive stat line render him unownable in my book.

    The Hardball Times

  • Intellectual-property legislation attempts to turn nonscarce, unownable information into a scarce, ownable thing.

    Mises Institute Daily Articles (Full-text version)

  • Recommendation: Spot starter in AL-only formats, unownable in mixed leagues.

    The Hardball Times

  • In this era where everyone wants to "own" unownable ideas and concepts, is it any wonder that there's more and more talk about the idea of extending copyright to other things?

    TechnologyOwl.com

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