gattungsbildend

English translation: category-defining, type-defining (patents)

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German term or phrase:gattungsbildend
English translation:category-defining, type-defining (patents)
Entered by: Marcus Malabad
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15:58 Aug 2, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Energy / Power Generation
German term or phrase: gattungsbildend
In a patent:
"Schliesslich ist aus ein GATTUNGSBILDENDES Brenstoffzellensystem bekannt."

Does it mean
to define a new class ?

Help is much appreciated!

Chris
Chris Koenig
Local time: 07:51
category-defining
Explanation:
meaning it's a class of its own...

From first link:
TL Ventures, a nationally focused, early-stage venture capital firm, today announced that IBM has invested in TL Ventures' sixth fund, TL Ventures V, as a limited partner. This fund will focus on investing in category defining, seed and early-stage companies in information technology, communications and life sciences across the country. In addition, TL Ventures and IBM have formed a technology alliance that will provide TL Ventures' portfolio companies with access to IBM's dedicated relationship and technical managers and offers preferential pricing and financing terms for their acquisition of e-business products and services.

From second link:
"By working with Apple and AT&T, we are providing an outstanding combination of hardware platform, hosting service and authoring software for the Macintosh," said Samir Arora, CEO of NetObjects. "By combining our innovative software with the worldwide presence of major companies, we will ensure that site builders get access to a category-defining solution."




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category-defining


Explanation:
meaning it's a class of its own...

From first link:
TL Ventures, a nationally focused, early-stage venture capital firm, today announced that IBM has invested in TL Ventures' sixth fund, TL Ventures V, as a limited partner. This fund will focus on investing in category defining, seed and early-stage companies in information technology, communications and life sciences across the country. In addition, TL Ventures and IBM have formed a technology alliance that will provide TL Ventures' portfolio companies with access to IBM's dedicated relationship and technical managers and offers preferential pricing and financing terms for their acquisition of e-business products and services.

From second link:
"By working with Apple and AT&T, we are providing an outstanding combination of hardware platform, hosting service and authoring software for the Macintosh," said Samir Arora, CEO of NetObjects. "By combining our innovative software with the worldwide presence of major companies, we will ensure that site builders get access to a category-defining solution."







    Reference: http://www.tlventures.com/pr02262001.htm
    Reference: http://www.netobjects.com/company/html/pra11nov96a.html
Marcus Malabad
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