Definition of Crops. Meaning of Crops. Synonyms of Crops

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Definition of Crops

Crop
Crop Crop, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cropped (kr?pt); p. pr. & vb. n. Cropping.] 1. To cut off the tops or tips of; to bite or pull off; to browse; to pluck; to mow; to reap. I will crop off from the top of his young twigs a tender one. --Ezek. xvii. 22. 2. Fig.: To cut off, as if in harvest. Death . . . .crops the growing boys. --Creech. 3. To cause to bear a crop; as, to crop a field.
Crop
Crop Crop, v. i. To yield harvest. To crop out. (a) (Geol.) To appear above the surface, as a seam or vein, or inclined bed, as of coal. (b) To come to light; to be manifest; to appear; as, the peculiarities of an author crop out. To crop up, to sprout; to spring up. ``Cares crop up in villas.`` --Beaconsfield.

Meaning of Crops from wikipedia

- produced for clothing (fiber crops), biofuel (energy crops, algae fuel), or medicine (medicinal plants). The importance of a crop varies greatly by region...
- from March to June, are "Zaid crops". These crops are mainly grown in the summer season during a period called the "Zaid crop season." They require warm...
- Kharif crops or Autumn crops are domesticated plants that are cultivated and harvested in India, ****stan and Bangladesh during the summer season, which...
- Rabi crops or rabi harvest are agricultural crops that are sown in winter and harvested in the spring in South Asia. The term is derived from the Arabic...
- Genetically modified crops (GMCs, GM crops, or biotech crops) are plants used in agriculture, the DNA of which has been modified using genetic engineering...
- provide more food energy worldwide than any other type of crop and are therefore staple crops. Edible grains from other plant families, such as buckwheat...
- separate from a farm. The term is used to differentiate marketed crops from subsistence crops, which are those fed to the producer's own livestock or grown...
- produced by the countries of the world. The value and production of individual crops varies substantially from year to year as prices fluctuate on the world...
- key role in crop rotation. The term "pulse", as used by the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), is reserved for crops harvested solely...
- foods and other goods derived from genetically modified crops instead of conventional crops, and other uses of genetic engineering in food production...
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