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intellectual property

noun [U] uk   us   specialized
(abbreviation IP) someone's idea, invention, creation, etc., that can be protected by law from being copied by someone else
Translations of “intellectual property”
in Chinese (Traditional) 智慧財產權…
in Chinese (Simplified) 知识产权…
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