red currant


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red currant

n.
1. Any of several currants having red berries, especially the widely cultivated Ribes rubrum, native to northern Europe.
2. The sweet edible fruit of any of these plants.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.red currant - cultivated European current bearing small edible red berriesred currant - cultivated European current bearing small edible red berries
red currant - small red berries used primarily in jams and jellies
genus Ribes, Ribes - a flowering shrub bearing currants or gooseberries; native to northern hemisphere
currant bush, currant - any of various deciduous shrubs of the genus Ribes bearing currants
2.red currant - small red berries used primarily in jams and jellies
currant - any of several tart red or black berries used primarily for jellies and jams
garden current, red currant, Ribes rubrum - cultivated European current bearing small edible red berries
Translations
červený rybíz
ribs
punainen viinimarja
crveni ribiz
赤スグリ
씨없는 건포도
röda vinbär
ลูกไม้สีแดงขนาดเล็กปลูกเป็นพุ่ม
quả lý chua

red currant

كِشْمِشٌ أَحْمَر červený rybíz ribs rote Johannisbeere κόκκινο φραγκοστάφυλο grosella roja punainen viinimarja groseille crveni ribiz ribes rosso 赤スグリ 씨없는 건포도 rode aalbes rips czerwona porzeczka groselha красная смородина röda vinbär ลูกไม้สีแดงขนาดเล็กปลูกเป็นพุ่ม kırmızı Frenk üzümü quả lý chua 红浆果
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Nice notes of Cherry, hibiscus flower and red currant.
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