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Re: Trade secrets, pah

Being a "trade secret" is a lot different than a patent. Trade secrets are generally very closely held by the company whereas a patent is published. For example, the recipe for Coca-Cola isn't patented. If it had been, the recipe would be in the wild and anyone could make the product.

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