Baker

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biographical name Ba·ker \ ˈbā-kər \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

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James Addison 1930–     U.S. Secretary of Treasury (1985–88); Secretary of State (1989–92)

Baker

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Newton Diehl 1871–1937 American statesman

Baker

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baker

noun bak·er \ ˈbā-kər \

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:a person who bakes and sells bread, cakes, or pastry

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