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currant

noun [C]  /ˈkɜr·ənt, ˈkʌr·ənt/ us  
a sour berry (= small, round fruit) that grows on bushes, or the plant on which it grows: red currant jelly A currant is also a small raisin (= dried fruit) used esp. in baking.
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