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Definition:
  • any of several tart red or black berries used primarily for jellies and jams;
  • small dried seedless raisin grown in the Mediterranean region and California; used in cooking;
  • any of various deciduous shrubs of the genus Ribes bearing currants;

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    Hyponyms: gooseberry, black currant, red currant, garden current, Ribes rubrum, European black currant, Ribes nigrum, white currant, Ribes sativum, winter currant, Ribes sanguineum

     

    Member Meronyms: Ribes, genus Ribes

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: aalbes   Finnish: herukka  
    French: groseille   German: Johannisbeere  
    Italian: ribes   Polish: porzeczka  
    Russian: смородина   Slovene: ribez  
    Spanish: grosella   Swedish: vinbär  
     
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