Definition of dilution
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Under anti-dilution, very famous trademarks such as Coca-Cola or Kodak are entitled to trademark protection, even against brands that are in different channels of trade.
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First Known Use of dilution
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Definition of dilution for Students
1 : the act of making thinner or more liquid : the state of being made thinner or more liquid
2 : something (as a solution) that has had something added to it to make it thinner or more liquid
Legal Definition of dilution
1 : a lessening of real value (as of equity) by a decrease in relative worth; specifically : a decrease of the value per share of common stock caused by an increase in the total number of shares
2 : a lessening of the value of a trademark that is caused by use of the mark by another and that creates potential confusion on the part of the consumer
3 : a weakening of the voting rights of a group of citizens (as a minority) because the representatives they elect have no greater legislative power than the representatives elected by smaller voting groups
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