Pez

Austrian candy product, in U.S. use by 1956, said to be from letters in German Pfefferminz "peppermint."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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  • Vives and Pez de Castro were not alone in their concept of history.

    A History of Spain

    Charles E. Chapman

  • Pez, it may be remarked, was not the only one whom Bruce vilified.

    The Jesuits, 1534-1921

    Thomas J. Campbell

  • The question of the sources of the Nile was frequently discussed, and in 1618 Pez ascended the river.

    The Jesuits, 1534-1921

    Thomas J. Campbell

  • The missionary success of Pez consisted in uniting schismatical Abyssinia to Rome in 1624.

    The Jesuits, 1534-1921

    Thomas J. Campbell

  • In 1693 Pez explored Pensacola and Mobile bays with a view to settlement.