22 words you won't believe are actually trademarks

When was the last time you told someone you were going to the copy machine to "Xerox" something? You just used a trademark as a verb.

Heroin? That's a trademark owned by Bayer AG.

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If you've outfitted your little one in a onesie, did you know that's a trademark previously owned by Gerber?

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Watch the slide show of 22 words you won't believe are actually trademarks.

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