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currant

noun [C] uk   /ˈkʌr.ənt/ us    /ˈkɝː-/

currant noun [C] (DRY FRUIT)

a small, black dried grape without seeds, used especially in cakes: currant buns

currant noun [C] (FRUIT)

a small, round fruit that grows on bushes and is eaten fresh or cooked: blackcurrants/redcurrants currant bushes Note: This word is often used in compounds.
Translations of “currant”
in Korean 건포도…
in Arabic زَبيب…
in French raisin sec, groseille, cassis…
in Turkish kuş üzümü…
in Italian uva di Corinto, uvetta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 果乾, (尤用於做蛋糕的)小葡萄乾…
in Russian смородина…
in Polish rodzynek…
in Spanish pasa, grosella…
in Portuguese passa…
in German die Korinthe, die …-beere…
in Catalan pansa de Corint…
in Japanese 種なし干ブドウ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 果干, (尤用于做蛋糕的)小葡萄干…
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