Definition of Bakewell, Robert in English:

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Bakewell, Robert

Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪkwɛl/
(1725–95), English pioneer in scientific methods of livestock breeding and husbandry. He produced pedigree herds of sheep and cattle and increased the meat production from his animals through selective breeding.

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