Law. property that results from original creative thought, as patents, copyright material, and trademarks.
an intangible asset, such as a copyright or patent
[in-tel-i-juh ns] /ɪnˈtɛl ɪ dʒəns/ noun 1. capacity for learning, reasoning, understanding, and similar forms of mental activity; aptitude in grasping truths, relationships, facts, meanings, etc. 2. manifestation of a high mental capacity: He writes with intelligence and wit. 3. the faculty of understanding. 4. knowledge of an event, circumstance, etc., received or imparted; news; […]
noun 1. a government department charged with obtaining intelligence, or information, especially for use by the armed forces.
noun 1. . 2. Obsolete. an employment agency for the placement of domestic help.
noun 1. a military officer responsible for collecting and processing data on hostile forces, weather, and terrain.