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Descriptor in English: Patent
Descriptor in Spanish: Patente
Descriptor in Portuguese: Patente
Descriptor in French: Brevet
Entry term(s): Patents
Tree number(s): V02.675
Scope note: Work consisting of documents granted by a government giving exclusive rights to an inventor or assignee to manufacture, use, or sell an invention for a certain number of years.
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. Patents as a subject are indexed under the main heading PATENTS AS TOPIC; INDEXER: Do not use
History Note: 2008(1999)
DeCS UI: 33662
Descriptor UI: D020490
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/03
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Patent - Preferred
Concept UI M0030160
Scope note Work consisting of documents granted by a government giving exclusive rights to an inventor or assignee to manufacture, use, or sell an invention for a certain number of years.
Preferred term Patent
Entry term(s) Patents



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