Origin of bakery
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Examples from the Web for bakeshop
Hiney, there, was in a bakeshop all day at three and a half a week.The New Education
It must be near mornin', an' if there is a bakeshop anywhere 'round, you could get some.The Princess and Joe Potter
Who should be coming out of the bakeshop but chubby Richard in person?
They passed the bakeshop, but Cosette did not think of the bread which she had been ordered to fetch.Les Misrables
"A sociable little magpie, that one," jerking his thumb toward the bakeshop girl.
- Also called: bakehouse a room or building equipped for baking
- a shop in which bread, cakes, etc, are sold
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Word Origin and History for bakeshop
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