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English definition of “crop”


noun [C]     /krɒp/ PRODUCTION
a plant that is grown in large quantities , especially for food : The main crops grown for export are coffee and rice . crop production . Genetically modified crops continue to be controversial . → See also cash crop, subsistence crop
the total amount of a crop that is collected in one season : Last year there was a bumper crop of maize (= a very large one).
(Definition of crop noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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