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any shrub of the genus Ribes, including blackcurrants and redcurrants
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|Noun||1.||Ribes - a flowering shrub bearing currants or gooseberries; native to northern hemisphere|
plant genus - a genus of plants
family Grossulariaceae, gooseberry family, Grossulariaceae - in some classifications considered a part of the family Saxifragaceae: plants whose fruit is a berry
garden current, red currant, Ribes rubrum - cultivated European current bearing small edible red berries
black currant, European black currant, Ribes nigrum - widely cultivated current bearing edible black aromatic berries
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