bakehouse n. = BAKERY.

bakehouse n. = BAKERY.
Bakelite n. propr. any of various thermosetting resins or plastics made from formaldehyde and phenol and used for cables, buttons, plates, etc.
Etymology: G Bakelit f. L.H. Baekeland its Belgian-born inventor d. 1944

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  • Bakehouse — Bake house (b[=a]k hous ), n. [AS. b[ae]ch[=u]s. See {Bake}, v. t., and {House}.] A house for baking; a bakery. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bakery — Bak er*y, n. 1. The trade of a baker. [R.] [1913 Webster] 2. A place for baking bread; a bakehouse. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bakery — c.1820, place for making bread (see BAKE (Cf. bake)), replacing earlier bakehouse (c.1400). As shop where baked goods are sold it was noted as an Americanism by British travelers from c.1830 …   Etymology dictionary

  • bakery — ☆ bakery [bā′kər ē ] n. 1. pl. bakeries a place where bread, pastries, etc. are baked or sold: also bakehouse or bakeshop 2. Dial. baked goods; bread, pastries, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Bakery — A bakery (also called baker s or bakehouse) is an establishment which produces or/and sells bread, pies, pastries, cakes, biscuits, cookies, etc. Many retail bakeries are also cafés, serving coffee and tea to customers who wish to enjoy the… …   Wikipedia

  • bakery — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. bakeshop, pastry shop, pastry kitchen, patisserie, boulangerie, confectionery, cook shop, bread or cake or biscuit factory, bread bakery, cake bakery, bakehouse, Konditorei (German). II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. bread… …   English dictionary for students

  • bakehouse — /bayk hows /, n., pl. bakehouses / how ziz/. a building or room to bake in; bakery. [1250 1300; ME bak(e)hous; see BAKE, HOUSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bakehouse — noun A building principally containing ovens. See Also: bakery …   Wiktionary

  • bakery — Synonyms and related words: appetizing store, bakehouse, bakeshop, bodega, butcher shop, caboose, camboose, cookery, cookhouse, cookroom, creamery, cuisine, dairy, deli, delicatessen, food shop, food store, fruit stand, galley, grocery, grocery… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bakehouse — n. bakery …   English contemporary dictionary

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