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Jack the Ripper

Syllabification: Jack the Rip·per

Definition of Jack the Ripper in English:

An unidentified 19th-century English murderer. In 1888, at least six London prostitutes were brutally killed. Authorities received taunting notes from a person called Jack the Ripper, who claimed to be the murderer, but the cases remain unsolved.

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