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Noun1.exclusive right - a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group (especially a hereditary or official right); "suffrage was the prerogative of white adult males"
right - an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; "they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights"; "Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt; "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"
easement - (law) the privilege of using something that is not your own (as using another's land as a right of way to your own land)
privilege of the floor - the right to be admitted onto the floor of a legislative assembly while it is in session
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The American company was to have the exclusive right of supplying the Russian posts with goods and necessaries, receiving peltries in payment at stated prices.
A power "to promote the progress of science and useful arts, by securing, for a limited time, to authors and inventors, the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries."
To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries;
We should like, also, to discuss with you the drawing up of a contract for a term of years, say ten, during which we shall have the exclusive right of publishing in book-form all that you produce.
Elbit will have exclusive rights to market and sell Foresight's image processing software in Israel for a period of several years.
Eddin Syazlee said Astro, managed by MEASAT Broadcast Network Systems Sdn Bhd (MBNS) company, had been granted exclusive rights and privileges to broadcast live content through satellite services to the public since 1997.
A unique opportunity to own the exclusive rights to brew and label beer in the name of many major league sports teams throughout the country, including both professional and college teams.
Through a patent or the bundle of exclusive rights granted to an invention or product, process or improvement that meets the requirements of industrial applicability, inventiveness and novelty, an inventor is allowed to prohibit others from making, using, selling, or importing the product.
The contract has been signed to give Abcam exclusive rights to the Spring Bioscience Corporation product portfolio in the research use only field of use.
Colorado, US-based botanical technology company CBx Sciences has acquired exclusive rights to cannabis brands and product development platform of Colorado, US-based Evolab, a creator of cannabis oil extracts, topicals and concentrates, the company said.
Both firms have also signed a license agreement that gives the global exclusive rights of BioMarin's DMD patent estate to Sarepta Therapeutics for USD35m.
Summary: DP World was awarded a 25-year concession by the Cypriot government for the exclusive rights to operate Limassol port, as per a DP statement.