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Should a patent title be very narrow or very broad, or does it not matter?

For a utility patent in the US it doesn’t matter as long as it isn’t misleading. However in some other places it is not uncommon to be required to make a change to the title. If the title was “XYZ ...
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US38119 Patent Title

In general, a patent examiner may suggest or require an applicant to change the title of a patent in order to make it more descriptive of the claimed invention. 606.01 Examiner May Require ...
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Cross-Reference to Related Applicaitons

It is not a continuation of the provisional. It "claims the benefit of the provisional."
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US38119 Patent Title

That patent was published in 1863. It was a simpler time. But ultimately I'm not really sure what you're asking. The applicant was (probably) the one that came up with the title, but it doesn't ...

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