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proprietary
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
describing something as owned — such as a product protected by patent or a name protected by trademark

or:

showing characteristics of ownership
  • She came in with such a proprietary haste, and looked around so possessively at the furniture that I wondered if she lived here.
    p. 30.3
proprietary = showing characteristics of ownership
There are no more uses of "proprietary" in The Great Gatsby.

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