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Not even close. Once it's created or invented, it's too late. You can't invent it again, although you have a shot at invent def #2:

That's absurd. Let's say in 1973 a guy named Bob living in Springfield, MO invents a drink consisting of gin, whiskey, merlot, chardonnay, apple juice, milk, and paprika and calls it a Flaming Bob and serves it to all his buddies but it never gets published or makes it outside of Bob's circle of friends (because it's nasty). Then in 1985 a guy name Guido living in Naples invents a drink with exactly the same ingredients and calls it a Gay Guido.

Both Bob and Guido "invented" the same drink. Neither copied the other. Each was original.
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