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Intellectual property
adjective Referring to that which is new and/or original—i.e., the invention must never have been made in public in any way, anywhere, before the date on which the application for a patent is filed.

Vox populi
noun Fictional prose of book length, the storyline of which has some degree of realism.
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In this context, much effort is said to be spent on the improvement of waterborne polyurethane dispersions, concerning fundamental aspects of the dispersion process, novel raw materials and specific aspects of waterborne PU coating formulations.
DanioLabs is a therapeutics company that uses its world leading phenotype driven drug discovery technologies to identify novel treatments for a variety of human diseases.
Leavis's 1942 review, "A Novel to Recommend," of Arthur Koestler's Darkness at Noon as an instance of her "immediate recognition of an individual work, since generally accepted as a modern classic, by a relatively unknown writer.
The most recent novel by the 66-year-old Vargas Llosa is The Feast of the Goat (La Fiesta del Chivo), which was published in Spanish in 2000 and in an admirable English translation by Edith Grossman in 2001.
Yet each novel, in the footsteps both of Evelyn Waugh and Graham Greene, thrill the reader by their contemporaneity.
Novels 1930-42; Novels 1944-412 * Edited by Tim Page * Library of America * $35 each
But The Watch that Ends the Night is a very fine novel.
It's possible that the few weaknesses in Kingsolver's novel were apparent only because I began reading Prodigal Summer on the heels of finishing Wendell Berry's Jayber Crow.
The child and the remaining experimenter then played with a fourth, novel toy.
The symbolic meaning of this section of the novel is the creation of a bond between Libyan and British cultures.
But after selling as well as any Englis-language novel ever published in Kenya, Devil on the Cross was banned by the government.
The novel is written in a sort of dialect that takes strongly from Nigerian Pidgin English, reminiscent of Ken Saro-Wiwa's Sozaboy: A Novel in Rotten English ["Soldier Boy"] (Passeggiata Press, 1986).

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