Austrian candy product, in U.S. use by 1956, said to be from letters in German Pfefferminz "peppermint."
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The comic Andy Kindler performs like “a Pez dispenser of passive aggression.”The Obligation to be Interesting: James Wolcott’s “Critical Mass”|William Giraldi|October 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Forget the doctors who push pills like Pez Dispensers, Jackson might have had worse professional help among his legal team.
The missionary success of Pez consisted in uniting schismatical Abyssinia to Rome in 1624.
Pez, it may be remarked, was not the only one whom Bruce vilified.
Vives and Pez de Castro were not alone in their concept of history.A History of Spain|Charles E. Chapman
Pez begins to put the geographical notions he has acquired from the books of Jules Verne yet further into practice.
In 1693 Pez explored Pensacola and Mobile bays with a view to settlement.The Colonization of North America|Herbert Eugene Bolton