343. Contents of specification.

(iv)     Specification, Claims and Abstract

343.     Contents of specification.

The specification of an application for a patent1 must contain a description of the invention2, a claim or claims, and any drawing referred to in the description or any claim3. The specification must disclose the invention in a manner which is clear enough and complete enough for the invention to be performed by a person skilled in the art4.

The description contained in the specification has to fulfil two main conditions5:


    (1)     to state in clear and intelligible language what the invention is, so that others may know what the