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Invention and Inventions

in ven' shun, a new process, machine, etc. that is recognized as the product of some unique intuition or genius


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A List of Inventions and Their Inventors
ZipperThe Zipper
as we now know it was developed by Gideon Sundback, who patented the "Separable Fastener" on March 20, 1917. The word "zipper" was coined by the B.F. Goodrich company when it used the device on a line of rubber galoshes marketed under the trade name "Zipper Boots."

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