Pepsi-Cola U.S. patent filed Sept. 23, 1902, by Caleb D. Bradham (1867-1934), pharmacist and drugstore owner of New Bern, N.C., probably from PEPSIN (Cf. pepsin); early Pepsi ads tout it as a digestive aid.

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  • Pepsi-Cola{™} — (also Pepsi™) n [U, C] a US sweet fizzy drink (= one containing many bubbles). It is, after its great rival Coca Cola, the second most popular drink of this type in the world. * * * …   Universalium

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