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proprietary
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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

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showing characteristics of ownership
  • The lower rooms were entirely given over to the birds, who walked about them with a proprietary air, as though the place had been built by themselves, and not by certain dusty copyholders who now lay east and west in the churchyard.
    1 — The Maiden (72% in)

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