1. A grape, or a bunch of grapes.

2. A grape dried in the sun or by artificial heat.

<botany> Raisin tree, the common red currant, whose fruit resembles the small raisins of Corinth called currants.

Origin: F. Raisin grape, raisin, L. Racemus cluster of grapes or berries; cf. Gr, berry, grape. Cf. Raceme.

(01 Mar 1998)

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