Jack the Ripper

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Jack the Ripper

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(Biography) an unidentified murderer who killed at least seven prostitutes in London's East End between August and November 1888
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Noun1.Jack the Ripper - an unidentified English murderer in the 19th century
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Some people specialise in one area of ripperology, such as pubs in the area.
An interesting, and diverting, addition to the annals of Ripperology then, but not, as Cornwell claims, the theory that finally closes this most compelling of cases.