Kleenex is a brand name for many paper products, such as facial tissue, bathroom tissue, paper towels, tampons, and diapers. The name is a popular genericized trademark for facial tissue in the United States. It is a trademark of Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc. Kleenex products are made in 30 countries and sold in more than 170 countries.
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- Minkova, Donka; Curzan, Anne; Stockwell, Robert P.; Emmons, Kimberly (2004). Studies in the History of the English Language II: Unfolding Conversations. Walter de Gruyter. ISBN 978-3-11-018097-8.