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baker

noun [C] uk   /ˈbeɪ.kər/ us    /-kɚ/
B1 a person whose job is to make bread and cakes for sale, or to sell bread and cakes UK ( also baker's) a shop where bread and cakes are sold and sometimes made
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in Korean 제빵사, 빵집 주인…
in Arabic خَبّاز…
in Portuguese padeiro, -a…
in Catalan forner, -a…
in Japanese パン職人, パン屋の店主…
in Italian fornaio, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麵包師傅, 糕點師傅, 麵包店店員(或店主)…
in Russian пекарь…
in Turkish fırıncı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 面包师, 糕点师, 面包店店员(或店主)…
in Polish piekarz…
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