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We "Astroturf" when we lay all-weather patches of grass, "Tarmac" when resurfacing roads, or simply "Sellotape", if sticking things together

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Is the trademark here used in an expression?
In what news organisation did it appear?
China Daily