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crop

noun [C]  us   /krɑp/

crop noun [C] (PLANT)

a plant such as a grain, vegetable, or fruit grown in large amounts on a farm, or the total amount gathered of such a plant: Apple growers celebrated their biggest crop ever last year. A crop is also any group of similar things or people: We’ve got a new crop of students coming in every year.

crop

verb [T]  us   /krɑp/ (-pp-)

crop verb [T] (CUT)

to cut something to make it shorter: The brothers both had their hair cropped.
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