Definition of “patentee” - English Dictionary


“patentee” in Business English

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patenteenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌpeɪtəntˈiː, ˌpætəntˈiː/ us LAW

a person or company that owns the legal right to make or sell something:

The patentee is expected to arrange for the invention to be worked commercially to the fullest extent that is reasonably practicable.

(Definition of “patentee” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)