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patentor

noun pat·en·tor \ˈpa-tən-tər, ˌpa-tən-ˈtr, British also ˈpā-, ˌpā-\

Definition of PATENTOR

:  one that grants a patent

First Known Use of PATENTOR

circa 1890

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