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Main Entry: 1patĚent
Pronunciation: sense 1 is pat-nt, sense 2 is pt-, pat-
Function: adjective 1 a: protected by a patent b: of, relating to, or concerned with patents <a patent lawyer> c: 2PROPRIETARY 2 <a patent can opener> 2: 2PLAIN 4a, obvious <a patent lie> - patĚentĚlyadverb