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English definition of “crop”

crop

noun [C] (PLANT)   /krɑp/
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.
(Definition of crop noun (PLANT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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