bake-off [bāk′ôf΄]
[prob. < Bake-Off, trademark for an annual baking contest first conducted by the Pillsbury Company in 1949, although similar formations such as playoff and runoff date from the 19th c.]
a cooking contest in which participants prepare their own recipes, as for a specified kind of cake

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