patentee

noun pat·en·tee \ ˌpa-tᵊn-ˈtē , British also ˌpā- \

Definition of patentee

:one to whom a grant is made or a privilege secured by patent

First Known Use of patentee

15th century


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patentee

noun pat·en·tee \ ˌpat-ᵊn-ˈtē \

legal Definition of patentee

:a person to whom a grant is made or privilege secured by patent
  • the patentee assigned the patent to his employer

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