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Who invented barbed wire?

Barbed wire was invented by an American, Joseph F. Gidden, who patented it in 1874.  If you have over visited the countryside where livestock is raised, you probably know what barbed wire is. Barbed wire is a cable of twisted wire armed with barbs of sharp points.  It is used particularly as an economic means …

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