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  1. (noun, person) English writer of macabre short stories (1863-1943)
  2. (noun, person) United States writer and critic of urban planning (born in 1916)
  3. (noun, person) Dutch physician who opened the first birth control clinic in the world in Amsterdam (1854-1929)

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Words that sound like Jacobs

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