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something invented

any fictitious idea accepted as part of an ideology by an uncritical group; a received idea

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a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation

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Another great advantage proposed by this invention was, that it would serve as a universal language, to be understood in all civilised nations, whose goods and utensils are generally of the same kind, or nearly resembling, so that their uses might easily be comprehended.
I told him, "although it were the custom of our learned in Europe to steal inventions from each other, who had thereby at least this advantage, that it became a controversy which was the right owner; yet I would take such caution, that he should have the honour entire, without a rival.
But his inventions were still used, many of them being vital to the business and trade of this country.
Nor did the day come until after Jerry's adoption, when one of the Annos made an invention the like of which had never been known in all Malaita.
Here he not only found the keenest interest and sympathy in his air-castles of invention, but also was given permission to use the cellar of the house as his workshop.
What had this dead man's ear to do with the invention of the telephone?
You are in possession of the germ of a great invention," said Henry, "and I would advise you to work at it until you have made it complete.
It was "the very hardihood of invention," and yet it was not in any sense a chance discovery.
Sir Charles had earned his title by many inventions.
SEOUL: Students from King Abdul Aziz University (KAU) won six medals and 19 special international prizes at the Seoul International Invention Fair 2017 (SIIF) in the South Korean capital.
In a phone call with KUNA on Saturday, Al-Majid stressed the significance of her participation in this international invention event, which is one of the most important and largest world specialized exhibitions.
The general rule is that everything -- every idea, concept, name, product, machine and formulation, which for the purpose of this article are each referred to as an "invention" (As patent practitioners know, in patent law the term "invention" refers to something that falls within the scope of patentable subject matter and that can be described in sufficient detail to teach persons skilled in the art to which the invention pertains how to make and use the invention.
25 -- (BNA)-- The Supreme Council for Youths and Sports (SCYS) President His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, received Bahraini inventor Ameena Abul-Majeed Al-Hawaj, who has been appointed as the Ambassadress of Inventions by the British Inventors Organisation as the first Arab lady to win this title and obtain the Diamond Award for her invention (stamina) which was chosen as world's the best invention during the inventor's participation at the British Inventions Show (BIS).
His sister, Fatima, told SANA reporter that her brother's first invention was during his secondary school as he won several awards for his inventions, including the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) award in Geneva, Switzerland.
Wallace and Gromit's World of Invention: Gadgets, Contraptions and Inventions of the Past, Present and Future