a name of a product or service that is protected by a patent, copyright, or trademark and cannot be used by another party for commercial purposes without permission of the registered owner or licensee.
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Instead of the proprietary name above, Prof. Duhring has suggested that of tinctura picis mineralis comp.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin | Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Then there is the proprietary name, or possibly the editorial name, which is only amiss because the publication may change hands.An Autobiography | Anthony Trollope
Barbital was introduced into medicine under the proprietary name veronal, and was manufactured in Germany by Friedr.
Purifying material under the proprietary name of the "Allen" compound is supplied.Acetylene, The Principles Of Its Generation And Use | F. H. Leeds
The purifier is charged with material supplied under the proprietary name of "Standard."Acetylene, The Principles Of Its Generation And Use | F. H. Leeds
British Dictionary definitions for proprietary name
a name that is a trademark
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