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Indian currant

noun
1.
a shrub, Symphoricarpos orbiculatus, of the honeysuckle family, found from South Dakota and Texas to the eastern coast of the U.S., having hairy leaves, inconspicuous white flowers, and reddish-purple fruit.
Also called coralberry.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85, Americanism
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