patentee

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

Definition of patentee

  1. :  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

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noun pat·en·tee \ˌpat-ən-ˈtē\

Legal Definition of patentee

  1. :  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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