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English definition of “crop”

crop

verb (CUT)    /krɒp/ US  /krɑːp/ (-pp-)
[T] to make something shorter or smaller, especially by cutting: He had his hair cropped when he went into the army.Cutting and stabbing [T] When animals such as sheep or horses crop grass or other plants, they eat the top parts.Animal (non-human) behaviour [T] to remove some or all of the edges from a picture, leaving only the most important part: He cropped the photo so that only the face remained.Cutting off and disconnecting
(Definition of crop verb (CUT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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