noun[mass noun] Law
- Intangible property that is the result of creativity, such as patents, copyrights, etc..More example sentences
- The legal system protects intellectual property through patents and copyright.
- Patents, copyright and intellectual property should be registered, he says.
- Is it time to review the laws on ownership of intellectual property and copyright?
More definitions of intellectual propertyDefinition of intellectual property in:
- The US English dictionary