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buffalo currant

noun
1.
an ornamental shrub, Ribes odoratum, of the central U.S., having showy, drooping clusters of fragrant yellow flowers and edible black fruit.
Origin of buffalo currant
1860-1865
An Americanism dating back to 1860-65; so called from its growth in a region where there were buffalo
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