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baker: Ham. IV. v. 43 “the owl was a baker's daughter” ; the allusion is to a local legend to the effect that our Lord, being churlishly refused bread by a baker's daughter, turned her into an owl.
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    • William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, 4.5
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