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2012-03-28 23:03:36

A new report from StrutPatent.com lists the top recipients for patents issued on March 27, 2012 by the USPTO. This latest report reveals which inventors and assignees are being awarded the most patents as well as the categories that patents are being filed under. (PRWEB) March 28, 2012 A new StrutPatent.com report analyzes top trends for the latest patents issued by the United States Patent and Trade Office. The data below lists the top recipients of patents issued on March 27, 2012....


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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