List of trade names and synonyms of products

Alka-Seltzer – antacid tablets
Baggies – plastic bags
Band-Aid – bandage
ChapStick – lip salve
Chiclets – chewing gum
Coca Cola, Coke – cola drink
Dacron – synthetic fiber
Deepfreeze – home freezer
Dictaphone – dictating machine
Dixie Cups – paper cups
Dramamine – travel sickness medicine
Fiberglas – fiber glass
Formica – laminated plastic
Frigidaire – refrigerator
Jell-O – gelatin dessert
Kleenex – tissues
Laundromat – self-service laundry
Levi’s – jeans
Mace – tear gas spray
Masonite – hardboard
Mixmaster – food mixer
Novocaine – painkiller
Plexiglas – acrylic plaster
Ping-Pong – table tennis
Polaroid – camera or self-developing film
Quaaludes – tranquilizers
Q-tips – cotton swabs
Saran wrap – plastic wrap
Scotch tape – cellophane or plastic tape
Sheetrock – gypsum wallboard
Simoniz – car wax
Tabasco – pepper sauce
Technicolor – color movies
TelePrompTer – cuing device
Tommy gun – sub-machine gun
Vaseline – petroleum jelly
Windbreaker – sports jacket
Xerox – photo copier