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Definition of Crop


  1. The pouchlike enlargement of the gullet of birds, serving as a receptacle for food; the craw.
  2. The top, end, or highest part of anything, especially of a plant or tree.
  3. That which is cropped, cut, or gathered from a single felld, or of a single kind of grain or fruit, or in a single season; especially, the product of what is planted in the earth; fruit; harvest.
  4. Grain or other product of the field while standing.
  5. Anything cut off or gathered.
  6. Hair cut close or short, or the act or style of so cutting; as, a convict's crop.
  7. A projecting ornament in carved stone. Specifically, a finial.
  8. Tin ore prepared for smelting.
  9. Outcrop of a vein or seam at the surface.
  10. A riding whip with a loop instead of a lash.
  11. To cut off the tops or tips of; to bite or pull off; to browse; to pluck; to mow; to reap.
  12. Fig.: To cut off, as if in harvest.
  13. To cause to bear a crop; as, to crop a field.
  14. To yield harvest.
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Crop Translations

crop in German is Ernte
crop in Italian is raccolto
crop in Latin is proventus, messis, ingluvies
crop in Norwegian is avling
crop in Spanish is siega