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Baker Street

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EtymologyEdit

Named after William Baker, a builder.

Proper nounEdit

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Baker Street

  1. A street in the Westminster borough of London; the fictional home of Sherlock Holmes was at number 221B.
    • 1960, P. G. Wodehouse, Jeeves in the Offing, chapter XX:
      She was looking more like Sherlock Holmes than ever. Slap a dressing-gown on her and give her a violin, and she could have walked straight into Baker Street and no questions asked.