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Number search Country code + number of a protection document are entered, several numbers may be entered via space bar EA 006494 B1 EA010649  
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Fulltext search Key words from fulltext or the title or abstract are entered "cutting brittle transparent non-metal materials by a laser " "cutting +++++ laser"
[N-(4-carbonylimino-N-methyl-2-pyrrolecarbonyl "carbonylimino + pyrrolecarbonyl"
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vibration-transmitting vibration AND transmit*
application number
Country code is entered + application number or country code + number of priority application DE 19827679.6 DE19827679 For DE documents: dot and figures should not be entered
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IPC indexes
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Denominations of applicants, patent owners and authors
If necessary to search by the name of the inventor (author) only Evans Evans\IN  
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publication number is entered without country code DE 195 06 669 19506669  
GB 2 238 310 2238310  
WO 95 11674 9511674  
EP 071792 71792 Zero is not entered
DE 97/ 00135 9700135  
RU 02028896 C1 2028896 All zeroes in the beginning of the patent number are not entered
RU 02161390 C1 2161390
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JP, 7--2688 7002688 It is necessary to add the number of zeros instead of a dash so that the number will have seven digits
JP, 4--49244 4049244
JP, 7--188059 7188059
JP, 63--32075 6332075
JP, 8--30745 8030745
US 6,009,062 6009062 Commas should not be entered
US RE35,312 35312 Letters and commas should not be entered
US PP8,901 8901
US T109,201 109201
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Country code is entered +application number. Application number is entered as in the search report. PCT abbreviation is not to be mentioned. PCT/US96/06730 US96/06730 Search by index WO is possible in EAPO database only.
PCT abbreviation is not to be mentioned.
PCT/EP96/02419 EP96/02419
PCT/MD/9600004 MD96/00004
WO97/11993 03.04.1997 WO97/11993
WO00/10596 02.03.2000 WO00/10596
WO98/02242 22.01.1998 WO98/02242