noun, plural pro·pri·e·tar·ies.
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Origin of proprietary
OTHER WORDS FROM proprietarypro·pri·e·tar·i·ly [pruh-prahy-i-tair-i-lee, -prahy-i-ter-], /prəˌpraɪ ɪˈtɛər ɪ li, -ˈpraɪ ɪˌtɛr-/, adverbnon·pro·pri·e·tar·y, adjective, noun, plural non·pro·pri·e·tar·ies.
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Example sentences from the Web for proprietary
Disney uses Google’s ad server for its non-Hulu properties, while Hulu has its own proprietary ad server.
This can be difficult to achieve in machine learning, particularly for proprietary design cases.Participation-washing could be the next dangerous fad in machine learning|Amy Nordrum|August 25, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Some of these, such as the proprietary PECO filtration technology used by Molekule, are widely vetted.Can an air purifier help protect you from COVID-19?|dzanemorris|August 22, 2020|Fortune
China, meanwhile, continues to lock out international companies that refuse to play by its rules—such as agreeing to censor search engine results, provide authorities with data on users, or hand over software source code and other proprietary data.
Adoption could become broad-based as the process for this test doesn’t require proprietary materials.What makes the latest coronavirus testing process, developed by Yale, so promising|Sy Mukherjee|August 18, 2020|Fortune
The Volcker Rule, a component of the far-reaching Dodd-Frank law, required large banks to cut back on proprietary trading.The Incredible 'Wussiness' Of The Fed Vs Goldman Sachs—Caught On Tape|Daniel Gross|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That data is available only to publishers through their vendors and is proprietary unless released to the public.Hillary’s Book Sales Are Weak by Clinton Standards|Jason Pinter|June 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nor did Microsoft transform its proprietary operating system into open-source code.Tesla’s Radical Patent Move is a Plot to Take Over the Road|Daniel Gross|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The company created customized mixtapes at the point-of-sale with its own proprietary technology.
The CleanTech Open Global Forum, where they won the National Sustainability award in 2013, has lauded his proprietary system.America’s Next Agricultural Revolution Will Happen Indoors|Sarah Kunst|April 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A few yards beyond her stood a woman whom she knew by sight as having established practically a proprietary right to her beat.A Bed of Roses|W. L. George
This project of James, it was suspected, had its origin in his own proprietary interest in New York.History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia|Charles Campbell
Judge Emery, after his proprietary good-by kiss, advised her to be quiet and rest.The Squirrel-Cage|Dorothy Canfield
The Mercantile libraries are properly a branch of the proprietary, though depending mostly upon annual subscriptions.A Book for All Readers|Ainsworth Rand Spofford
His uncle, who was then in England, had a lease on the proprietary at that time.The Stronghold|Miriam Haynie
British Dictionary definitions for proprietary
noun plural -taries
- right to property
- property owned