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patentable adj

: capable or susceptible of being patented [an idea alone is not ]
pat·en·ta·bil·i·ty [pat-n-tə-bi-lə-tē]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.