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Bake-Off

(bāk′ôf′, -ŏf′)
A service mark used for a contest in which cooks prepare their own recipes, usually of baked goods, and prizes are awarded for originality and taste. This service mark sometimes occurs in lowercase with the meaning "any contest among cooks."
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Translations

bake-off

n (US Cook) → Backwettbewerb m
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This is the second of the two seasonal specials, and once again four contestants from Bake Offs past are returning to make that walk up to the gingham altar, and to try their hand at winning Festive Star Baker.
THE GREAT NEW YEAR'S BAKE OFF Channel 4, 7.40pm NEW Year, New Bake Off - hurrah!
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BAKE Off could be just the start of a series of BBC turn-offs unless the Government agrees to properly fund the corporation, a Labour MP said.
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A DATE has been set for this year's Great Roath Bake Off.
The Great Roath Bake Off will return on Saturday, April 23, St Andrew's Church on Wellfield Road, Roath.
Throughout October - Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Breakthrough Breast Cancer is asking for support in the form of Pink Bake Offs.
More than 30 members of the H&H Group answered the call and baked up a storm for their very own Pink Bake Off. The bake off sale included buns, biscuits, brownies and the ever-popular cupcakes, all in keeping with the pink theme.
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Who can forget the ridiculous heavy-handedness this independent company displayed when fundraisers dared to call their event The Great Roath Bake Off? Love Productions issued them with a legal letter warning them that their cake contest breached the copyright of the show.