Baker

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source.wikipedia
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Baking

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source.
A person who prepares baked goods as a profession is called a baker.

Apprenticeship

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Bakers often joined the occupation through apprenticeship, or by being born into a family of bakers.
Most apprentices were males, but female apprentices were found in crafts such as seamstress, tailor, cordwainer, baker and stationer.

Bakery

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The place where a baker works is called a bakery.

Peel (tool)

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A peel is a shovel-like tool used by bakers to slide loaves of bread, pizzas, pastries, and other baked goods into and out of an oven.

Tradesman

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source.
Traditional handicraft roles included, for example: "sail-maker, candle-maker, cooper, japanner, lapidary and taxidermist, cannister-maker, furrier, cap-maker, dobbin-maker, french-polisher, baker, miller, brewer, confectioner, watch-maker, tinsmith, glazier, maltster, wood-turner, saddler, shipwright, scale-maker, engraver and cutler."

Pastry chef

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Both bakers and pastry chefs make desserts and breads.

Sales

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source.

Bread

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source.

Flour

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source.

Oven

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A baker is a tradesperson who bakes and sometimes sells breads and other products made of flour by using an oven or other concentrated heat source. By the fifth and sixth centuries BCE, the ancient Greeks used enclosed ovens heated by wood fires; communities usually baked bread in a large communal oven.

Employment

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The place where a baker works is called a bakery.

Grain

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Since grains have been a staple food for millennia, the activity of baking is a very old one.

Staple food

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Since grains have been a staple food for millennia, the activity of baking is a very old one.

Yeast

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Control of yeast, however, is relatively recent.

Ancient Greece

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By the fifth and sixth centuries BCE, the ancient Greeks used enclosed ovens heated by wood fires; communities usually baked bread in a large communal oven.

Athenaeus

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Greeks baked dozens and possibly hundreds of types of bread; Athenaeus described seventy-two varieties.

Ancient Rome

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In ancient Rome several centuries later, the first mass production of breads occurred, and "the baking profession can be said to have started at that time."

Honey

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Ancient Roman bakers used honey and oil in their products, creating pastries rather than breads.

Oil

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Ancient Roman bakers used honey and oil in their products, creating pastries rather than breads.

Latin

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In ancient Rome, bakers (Latin, pistor) were sometimes slaves, who were (like other slave-artisans) sometimes manumitted.

Slavery in ancient Rome

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In ancient Rome, bakers (Latin, pistor) were sometimes slaves, who were (like other slave-artisans) sometimes manumitted.