Science / Genetics / Patent: In genetics, conferring the right or title to genes, gene variations, or identifiable portions of sequenced genetic material to an individual or organization.

Other Words for Patent

Patent Noun Synonyms: obvious, clear, transparent, manifest, apparent, plain, evident, self-evident, unmistakable or unmistakeable, unequivocal, explicit, palpable, tangible, physical, conspicuous, flagrant, blatant, prominent
Patent Verb Synonyms: certificate of invention, letters patent, trade name, trade mark, copyright, service mark, license, permit, charter, franchise, grant, control

Patent Defect

Business / Real Estate / Patent Defect: A defect that is obvious from a reasonable inspection of a property. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Espirit: Patented American x Vinifera cultivar developed by Elmer Swenson as suitable for wine or table use in short season, cold regions such as southwestern Wisconsin. A seedling derived from Villard Blanc i MORE

Frontenac Gris

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Frontenac Gris: Recently developed cultivar by the Horticultural Research Center, Excelsior, Minnesota, USA. Ripens in mid-season with no detectable labrusca flavors. Is reported to be a light-red or grey skinned spo MORE


Science / Astrology / Horizon: The visible juncture of Earth and the sky, represented in a horoscope by the Ascendant-Descendant axis. MORE

Einset (Seedless)

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Einset (Seedless): Patented and released in 1985 by the Geneva Research Station (NY). Early ripening, shy-bearing cool-climate hybrid red tablegrape cultivar with unique strawberrylike flavor. Derived from a Fredonia an MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Argaman: Patented (1992) cultivar developed and released around 1988 by the ARO Horticulture Unit, Volcani Center at Bet-Dagan, Israel. Derived from a cross between Souzao and Carignan. Ripens some 1-3 weeks e MORE