Predicate Proposals - Patent Citations & Patent Citations Received

Field Name: Patent Citations

Definition: Patent Citations refers to the entities for other patents that are cited by a particular patent. Citations for a particular patent can be found in the full text of that patent’s document.

Tooltip definition of the predicate: Patents cited by a particular patent

Type of value (one of the following): entity

Number of accepted values: multiple

Constraints: Only applies when Subject has the “Is a” value “Patent”

Citation Required?: Yes.

Examples of proper use:

Examples of improper use:

Usage in other schemas: n/a


Field Name: Patent Citations Received

Definition: Patent Citations Received refers to the entities for other patents that have cited this patent. Citation received for a particular patent can be found in the full text of the citing patent’s document.

Tooltip definition of the predicate: Patents that have cited this patent

Type of value (one of the following): entity

Number of accepted values (one of the following): multiple

Constraints: Only applies when Subject has the “Is a” value “Patent”

Citation Required?: Yes.

Examples of proper use:

Examples of improper use:

Usage in other schemas: n/a

Patent Citations predicate vote

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  • No - do not implement

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Patent Citations Received predicate vote

  • Yes, implement this predicate
  • No - do not implement

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