Definition of Patentable

1. a. Suitable to be patented; capable of being patented.

Definition of Patentable

1. Adjective. (legal) Able to be protected by a patent. ¹

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Definition of Patentable

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Patentable

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patent of invention
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patent troll
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patentable (current term)

Literary usage of Patentable

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1. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"patentable COMBINATION. A combination, to be patentable, must [ produce a single new and useful result, or an old result in a better or cheaper manner, ..."

2. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1890)
"But, however this may be, the grating, in the present case, cannot be considered as a part of a patentable mechanical combination. Brown v. Datie, 116 U. 8. ..."

3. Patent Law and Practice, Showing the Mode of Obtaining and Opposing Grants by Alfred Vincent Newton (1879)
"Proportion and Ornament not patentable. 3. Invention must be beneficial. 4. ... Chemical Discoveries—when patentable. 18. New Applications of Raw and other ..."

4. Business Law: A Working Manual of Every-day Law by Thomas Conyngton (1920)
"What Inventions Are patentable The Patent Office has always provided that anything ... Some things are not patentable because, although they are new things, ..."

5. Rose's Notes on the United States Supreme Court Reports (2 Dallas to 241 by Walter Malins Rose, Charles Lawrence Thompson, United States Supreme Court (1920)
"440, solder saving device held not patentable; Bossert Elec. ... 387, 103 CCA 45, punching process for electric wall boxes held patentable; Sieber & Trussel ..."

6. The Law of Patents for Useful Inventions by William Callyhan Robinson (1890)
"patentable Invention an Operation or an Instrument : " Operation " and ... Classes of patentable Operations and Instruments 229 SECTION L OF AN ART. § 169. ..."

7. Patent Office Papers by United States Patent Office (1914)
"Second: There is probably no patentable process in a single machine using ... Third: There is a presumption of a patentable process in the arrangement of a ..."

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