Definition of Crop Up in English :

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Crop Up

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1. crop up, pop, pop up

appear suddenly or unexpectedly

Example Sentences:
'The farm popped into view as we turned the corner'
'He suddenly popped up out of nowhere'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.

Crop Up

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(intr, adverb) informal
to occur or appear, esp unexpectedly

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Crop Up

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a. Cultivated plants or agricultural produce, such as grain, vegetables, or fruit, considered as a group: Wheat is a common crop.
b. The total yield of such produce in a particular season or place: an orchard that produced a huge crop of apples last year.
2. A group, quantity, or supply appearing at one time: a crop of new ideas.
3. A short haircut.
4. An earmark on an animal.
a. A short whip used in horseback riding, with a loop serving as a lash.
b. The stock of a whip.
6. Zoology
a. A pouchlike enlargement of a bird's gullet in which food is partially digested or stored for regurgitation to nestlings.
b. A similar enlargement in the digestive tract of annelids and insects.
v. cropped, crop·ping, crops
a. To cut or bite off the tops or ends of: crop a hedge; sheep cropping grass.
b. To cut (hair, for example) very short.
c. To clip (an animal's ears, for example).
d. To trim (a photograph or picture, for example).
a. To harvest: crop salmon.
b. To cause to grow or yield a crop.
1. To feed on growing grasses and herbage.
2. To plant, grow, or yield a crop.

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