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bakehouse

[beyk-hous] /ˈbeɪkˌhaʊs/
noun, plural bakehouses
[beyk-hou-ziz] /ˈbeɪkˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a building or room to bake in; bakery.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English bak(e)hous; see bake, house
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Examples from the web for bakehouse
  • One of the later features of the fort is this bakehouse with its fireplace and oven.
  • The bakehouse, also remaining, is a detached building of immense size.
British Dictionary definitions for bakehouse

bakehouse

/ˈbeɪkˌhaʊs/
noun
1.
another word for bakery
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