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Whitechapel

[ hwahyt-chap-uhl, wahyt- ]
/ ˈʰwaɪtˌtʃæp əl, ˈwaɪt- /
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noun
a district in E London, England.
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British Dictionary definitions for Whitechapel

Whitechapel
/ (ˈwaɪtˌtʃæpəl) /

noun
billiards the act of potting one's opponent's white ball

Word Origin for Whitechapel

C19: slang use of Whitechapel, a district of London
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