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patent pending

n. often abbreviated to "pat. pend." or "pat. pending," the term is printed on a product to inform others that an application for a patent has been filed with the United States Patent Office, but the patent has not yet been granted. (See: patent)

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OnScreen has obtained provisional patents in the US for the technologies resulting from WayCool and have patents pending in North America, Asia and the European Union.
With technology covered by a US Patent, and with other patents pending, the company also offers products to the homeland security and military markets.
Using this 'core technology' platform, a library of over 1,500 known analogs and 6 patents pending, Mycosol believes that a broad portfolio of products can be developed for many medical, industrial, veterinary and agricultural applications.
He is credited with 16 patents and three patents pending for the Secure64 secure platform.
patents pending related to its innovative technology of intelligently optimizing the bi-directional flow of data across the Internet.
is a company that holds patents and patents pending domestically and internationally for the early detection of lung cancer.
Mycosol Has Five Patents Pending for Anti-Infective Technology Complementary to Veridien's Patented Products
The Z-One Digital IBA architecture has dozens of patents pending, including a digital controller or PWM (Pulse Width Modulator), and utilizes Power-One silicon and intellectual property to provide an unrivaled combination of benefits:
The company has 14 patents pending on core technologies for building IT infrastructures that enable utility computing.
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OTCBB:QCCM), a business services company focusing in the electronic distribution of prepaid wireless and other services, today announced that it has several patents pending before the United States Patent and Trademark Office covering its Qxpress 200 point-of-sale technology.