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This is only in the case of

This is only in the case of "inventions" which inventors have applied for patents. There is absolutely nothing preventing an inventor from disclosing the invention in question to the public without patent protection or from disclosing a patent that is currently pending. Remember, a patent discloses aspects of the invention that are unique, often times referring to previous inventions that they have built upon to improve or evolve certain technologies or processes.