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  • n. The first day of May, the traditional day for pagan fertility rites.
  • n. The first day of May, a spring festival, a celebration of the beginning of the spring.
  • n. The first day of May, a world-wide workers' holiday.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the first day of May; -- celebrated in the rustic parts of England by the crowning of a May queen with a garland, and by dancing about a May pole.

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