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April Fools Day(Noun)
The first day in April, when tricks and practical jokes are traditionally played
April Fool's Day
April Fools' Day is celebrated every year on 1 April by playing practical jokes and spreading hoaxes. The jokes and their victims are called April fools. Some newspapers, magazines, and other published media report fake stories, which are usually explained the next day. Although popular since the 19th century, the day is not a public holiday in any country. Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales contains the first recorded association between 1 April and foolishness.
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