Definition of patentee in English:


Line breaks: pa|tent¦ee
Pronunciation: /ˌpeɪt(ə)nˈtiː
, ˌpat-/


A person or organization that obtains or holds a patent for something: the patentee has twelve months to apply for patents in other countries
More example sentences
  • Fourthly, a patentee who seeks to obtain an unfair advantage from a patent, which he knows or should have known should be amended, will not be allowed to amend.
  • The patentee may not obtain a monopoly for matter which he has not told the public about.
  • Although he is not deemed to be a patent lawyer, the patentee should be taken to be aware of the primary, and rather different, purposes of the specification and the claims when he is drafting his patent.

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