The party that possesses or has been granted a patent.(noun)
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Use "patentee" in a sentence
"In both cases, the court indicated that being a direct competitor of the patentee was a substantial factor in granting the injunction."
"Patent Office do not show whether a patentee is a Negro or a"
"Allow patentee to recoup investments, but allow preferential pricing for a specialized group, and prevent arbitrage."