What Is Baking?

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Baking is a word that is used to refer to a technique of prolonged cooking of food through dry heat that acts by convention and not through thermal radiation. Baking is usually done in an oven, hot ashes or hot stones and is the major method used in making bread, cakes or pastries.
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Baking is the term used for cooking a meal or any other kind of food in the oven. Cookies and other desserts like cake and cupcakes are baked in the oven until they are fully cooked
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A wire baking rack is made up of closely spaced wires, usually arranged in a grid pattern. Wire baking racks are designed to sit on a flat surface like a countertop or table. A wire
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it's when you make something then you cook it or heat it so it rises or gets to it's best form so you can eat it.
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VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [BAKED, BAK·ING.]
1.
to cook by dry heat in an oven or on heated metal or stones.
2.
to harden by heat: to bake pottery in a kiln.
3.
to dry by, or subject to heat: The sun baked the land.
VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT) [BAKED, BAK·ING.]
4.
to bake bread, a casserole, etc.
5.
to become baked: The cake will bake in about half an hour.
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