Definitions for jack olantern
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will o' the wisp, a strange light that attracts travellers
A vegetable, usually a pumpkin, but alternatively a turnip, carved into the form of a face and lighted within by a candle. Associated chiefly with the holiday Halloween.
Origin: Jack + o' + lantern.
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