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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.

Man begegnet jeden Tag so vielen Menschen, in der Metro kommt man einander sehr nahe, aber gleichzeitig sind die Menschen sehr verschlossen

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Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
No
In what news organisation did it appear?
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Translation
you get very close on the metro, but at the same time people are very closed