jack o'lantern


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jack o'lantern

A pumpkin that has a face carved into it and is lit from within (usually by candles) so that the "face" glows. Typically used as a Halloween decoration. We're carving a jack o'lantern tonight so we can put it outside our door on Halloween.
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Googling a runner Jack O'Lantern 1.50 Doncaster Most notably associated with next week's Halloween, a Jack O'Lantern is the American name given to a pumpkin which has had the top removed, the flesh scooped out and a monster's face carved into it with, usually, lit candles placed inside.
He put the ember in a scooped out turnip and so began the legend of Jack O'Lantern. In the 19th Century, turnips became very scarce in Ireland, so people started using pumpkins to put a light in their front window and it's been that way ever since.
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