patent office definition

  • noun:
    • A government bureau that studies statements for, funds, and keeps documents of patents.
    • the government bureau inside Department of Commerce that keeps an archive of patents and trademarks and grants brand-new ones
  • adjective:
    • a government bureau for study of innovations and also the granting of patents.

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