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Jack Frost

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Definition of Jack Frost in English:

noun

A personification of frost: the seedlings battled with Jack Frost
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  • In the old days, we knew that Jack Frost came out on chilly mornings, waved an icicled finger and created frosty havoc in our gardens.
  • Evading the efforts of Jack Frost for as long as possible is a goal for many gardeners. Here are some tricks on how to do just that.

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