Meaning of “currant” in the English Dictionary

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currantnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkɜr·ənt, ˈkʌr·ənt/

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.

(Definition of “currant” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)