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genericides.org keeps a list of generic trademarks. We support the list with examples of "generic use" in newspapers worldwide. The entry below is such example.

Oder er versucht es mit Gratulationen - doch für was? "Das ist ja eine große Lava-Lampe! Gratuliere!", meinte er zu einem Google-Mitarbeiter

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
Yes
In what news organisation did it appear?
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Translation
"That's a big lava lamp! Congratulations!" He said to a Google employee