What is the opposite of patent?

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Adjective
Opposite of easily recognizable
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Opposite of characteristic of a particular person or thing
“The team is expecting every player to possess some general skills as a baseline requirement.”
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Opposite of needing very little effort
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“The climb was difficult, for there was only a narrow pathway between and around rugged rock outcroppings.”
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Opposite of without doubt
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Opposite of done, perceived, or existing in open view
“The President called and said that he wanted to speak to me about a secret matter.”
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Opposite of a government authority or licence conferring a right or title for a set period, especially the sole right to exclude others from making, using, or selling an invention
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Opposite of something held, owned exclusively
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