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patented

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of patented

  1. of, relating to, or belonging to a single person <the radio commentator went into one of his patented tirades after an astute caller questioned his knowledge of the facts> Synonyms idiomatic, individualized, particular, individual, peculiar, personal, personalized, private, privy, separate, singular, subjective, uniqueRelated Words characteristic, distinctive, intimate; identifying, idiosyncratic; especial, express, special, specific; independent, nonconformist, self-directed, self-sufficient; custom, customized, specializedNear Antonyms broad, prevailing, prevalent, widespread; common, normal, regular, typicalAntonyms general, generic, popular, public, shared, universal




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