[pat-n-tee or, esp. British, peyt-]
- a person, group, or company that has been granted a patent.
Origin of patentee
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A patentee is one who owns a patent, or an interest in one, be he the inventor or not.Practical Mechanics for Boys
J. S. Zerbe
In this way the patentee can quite often double or treble the receipts from his invention.
The patentee should endeavor to get the manufacturer to guarantee thatp.
These, including the attorney's fee, should not cost the patentee more than $50.
There are three classes of persons in whom the patentee can vest an interest of some kind.
- a person, group, company, etc, that has been granted a patent
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