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British English: /ˈpat(ə)nt/
, /ˈpeɪt(ə)nt/
American English: /ˈpætnt/

Translation of patent in German:



  • 1 (licence)
    Patent Neutr.
    patent applied for or pending
    Patent angemeldet
    take out a patent for or on something
    sich Dat. etwas patentieren lassen
  • 2 (invention or process)
    Patent Neutr.
  • 3 [figurative] (exclusive property or claim)
    Patent Neutr. (on auf) + Akk.

transitive verb

  • patentieren lassen
    something has been patented
    etwas ist patentrechtlich geschützt
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