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Jekyll

noun
  1. Gertrude. 1843–1932, British landscape gardener: noted for her simplicity of design and use of indigenous plants
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  • The strange story of Hyde and Jekyll is no fiction, after all.

  • There is always some germ of Mr. Hyde's bloodthirstiness in the benevolence of Dr. Jekyll.

    Possessed

    Cleveland Moffett

  • He was Dr. Jekyll again; he yawned and was composed once more.

    Evening Round Up

    William Crosbie Hunter

  • It was told of Jekyll, that one of his friends, a brewer, had been drowned in his own vat.

    The Jest Book

    Mark Lemon

  • Jekyll saw in Colman's chambers a squirrel in the usual round cage.

    The Jest Book

    Mark Lemon