And yet if Jawaharlal Nehru "discovered" India, it can reasonably be said that PV Narasimha Rao reinvented it.
Apple alum Tony Fadell reinvented the boring market for home thermostats with his sleek and eco-savvy digital Nest.
Steven Raichlen Steven Raichlen is best known as the man who reinvented barbecue in America.
A Christmas Carol revived and reinvented it around the gift of giving.
The rap/nu metal entrepreneur Kid Rock reinvented himself as a country star.
Substantially the same device in principle has been reinvented and incorporated in patents numerous times since.
They invariably went out of use after a time, however, and had to be reinvented.
The essential point is that "Australia was reinvented by Flinders."
In 1758 John Dolland reinvented and introduced the same in the manufacture of telescopes.
Customs almost forgotten revive or are reinvented in the mind of the hero, extravagances of grief and anger.