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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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The patent-pending technology is positioned to change the way businesses deploy RAID across storage networks by ensuring that mission critical databases are available even when multiple concurrent drive failures occur.
The agreement provides Merial with exclusive rights to market Quantum's new patent-pending DNA test to determine an animal's leptin genotype, as well as the application of this knowledge.
Targeted at businesses with significant A/P overhead, the patent-pending Emergis[R] e-Invoicing for Payables solution is geared towards increasing control over cash outflows while reducing A/P costs and enabling more accurate cash management through enhanced invoice and payment visibility.
The PT100 Parallel Tester incorporates IEEE 1149.1 and the company's patent-pending parallel test bus to offload in-circuit testers and in-line programmers.
The patent-pending design exceeds AHRQ and NPUAP guidelines for the use of foam as a pressure-reduction modality.
Underground Solutions (UGSI) has developed and introduced two new patent pending product lines--Fusible C900 and Fusible C905--which for the first time Now PVC pressure pipes to be connected using the company's patent-pending butt fusion techniques resulting in a totally leak-free and gasket-free monolithic pipe suitable for directional drilling, sliplining, direct bury and numerous other piping applications.
Aller-7[TM], a patent-pending herbal formulation clinically proven to promote respiratory health and normal breathing.
The patent-pending combination of the M1400's wide-angle display and Motion's View Anywhere technology yields exceptional display clarity and visibility at all angles and in a broader range of lighting conditions.
Horn is recognized for creating the patent-pending online communication-planning tool, My Communication (MyComm), and for developing a version for IABC which is now available as an exclusive benefit of IABC membership at www.iabc.com/mycomm.
The dumbbells feature a unique, revolutionary, patent-pending design using a no-bolt/no-weld system to affix the head to the handle.
The patent-pending Concrete Washout Systems provides a cost effective, environmentally friendly and compliance alternative for homebuilders, contractors, ready mix and pump operators and environmental engineering firms.
DivX, Inc., the company that created the revolutionary, patent-pending DivX video compression technology, and MobiNote Technology Corporation, a pioneer in the mobile video industry, has announced that the MobiNote DP7010 portable media player is fully DivX Certified, guaranteeing the high-quality playback of all versions of DivX video (DivX 3xx, 4xx, and 5xx).