As an adjective proprietary
is of or relating to property or ownership, as proprietary rights
As a noun proprietary
is a proprietor or owner.
As an adverb proprietarily is
in a proprietary way.
Of or relating to property or ownership, as proprietary rights .
Of or relating to the quality of being an owner, as the proprietary class .
Created or manufactured exclusively by the owner of intellectual property rights, as with a patent or trade secret.
Privately owned, as a proprietary lake .
(of a, person) Possessive, jealous, or territorial.
- The continuous profitability of the company is based on its many proprietary products.
A proprietor or owner.
A body of proprietors, taken collectively.
A monk who had reserved goods and belongings to himself, notwithstanding his renunciation of all at the time of profession.