white currant

noun

Definition of white currant

: any of various white-fruited garden currants derived from a natural species (Ribes sativum)

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First Known Use of white currant

1629, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of white currant was in 1629

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“White currant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20currant. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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