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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Relating to ownership.

Usage examples (39)
  • I have a proprietary interest in my company.
  • `Tylenol' is a proprietary drug of which `acetaminophen' is the generic form
  • Another disadvantage of e-readers is the built-in proprietary content.
  • If this data is stored in proprietary formats, it will prove expensive for the country in the long-term. for more
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