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Jonathan Law

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199234899
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726545

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A commercially valuable product or process that emerges as an unexpected benefit from a research project in another field. For example, the non-stick saucepan coating Teflon (trademark) came from the US space programme....

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Subjects: Business and Management

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