|Origin:||cropp 'bird's crop, top part of a plant'|
a plant such as wheat, rice, or fruit that is grown by farmers and used as food [↪ GM]: ➔ cash crop
The main crops were oats and barley.
crops grown for market
the amount of wheat, rice, fruit etc that is produced in a season [= harvest]
this season's crop of quality pears
Fruit growers are gathering in a bumper crop (=a very large amount of something produced in a season).
increased crop yields
a group of people that arrive or things that happen at the same time
crop of somebody/something of
South Korea's present crop of elected politicians
a short whip used in horseriding
the part under a bird's throat where food is stored
a very short hairstyle
hair that is short, thick, and attractive:
his reddish crop of shining hair