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English definition of “currant”

currant

noun [C] (FRUIT)    /ˈkʌr.ənt/ US  /ˈkɝː-/
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.Types of fruit
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