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invent the wheel

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invent the wheel

verb phrase

To labor unnecessarily through the obvious and elementary stages of something: Hey, cut to the chase! You don't have to invent the wheel


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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invent the wheel

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