Crop

A widened portion of the digestive system that lacks the muscularity of the gizzard. It is located after the esophagus, but before the gizzard. An area where food is digested.

crop

  1. the yield from plants in a single growing season
  2. the stock or handle of a whip
  3. a pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food

Crop

A crop is any cultivated plant, fungus, or alga that is harvested for food, clothing, livestock fodder, biofuel, medicine, or other uses. In contrast, animals that are raised by humans are called livestock, except those that are kept as pets. Microbes, such as bacteria or viruses, are referred to as cultures. Microbes are not typically grown for f...
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Crop

A storage sack in the alimentary canal which precedes the gizzard
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crop

an expanded muscular pouch near the throat where food is temporaily stored and then digested
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crop

(from the article `esophagus`) ...the stomach but rather may serve as a storage reservoir or an ancillary digestive organ. In many birds, for example, an expanded region of the ... ...by cuticle continuous with that on the body surface. The mouth is followed by the muscular pharynx, which functions in sucking and swallowing, and ... ...
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crop

(from the article `work, history of the organization of`) Ancient agricultural work was also characterized by specialization in crops: vineyards and olive groves were concentrated in Greece and Italy, while ...
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crop

[n] - the yield from plants in a single growing season 2. [n] - the stock or handle of a whip 3. [v] - yield crops, of land 4. [v] - let (animals) feed in a field or pasture or meadow 5. [v] - feed as in a meadow or pasture 6. [v] - as of hair
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Crop

• (n.) That which is cropped, cut, or gathered from a single felld, or of a single kind of grain or fruit, or in a single season; especially, the product of what is planted in the earth; fruit; harvest. • (n.) Anything cut off or gathered. • (v. i.) To yield harvest. • (v. t.) To cause to bear a crop; as, to crop a field. •...
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crop

verb feed as in a meadow or pasture; `the herd was grazing`
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crop

noun the stock or handle of a whip
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crop

(agriculture) Any plant product grown or harvested for human use. Over 80 crops are grown worldwide, providing people with the majority of their food and supplying fibres, rubber, pharmaceuticals, dyes, and other materials. Crops grow...
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crop

(illustration) To cut away unwanted portions of a picture. The term comes from traditional manual methods of layout and paste-up; in computing, cropping is an option made available via photo-finishing and graphics software
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crop

(zoology) In birds, the thin-walled enlargement of the digestive tract between the oesophagus and stomach. It is an effective storage organ especially in seed-eating birds; a pigeon's crop can hold about 500 cereal grains. Digestion begins in the crop, by the moisturizing of fo...
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Crop

[anatomy] A crop (sometimes also called a croup or a craw, or ingluvies) is a thin-walled expanded portion of the alimentary tract used for the storage of food prior to digestion. This anatomical structure is found in a wide variety of animals. It has been found in birds, some non-avian dinosaurs, and in invertebrate animals including gastr...
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Crop

[hairstyle] A crop is a short hairstyle worn with the hair cut very close to the head. It is frequently sported by both men and women, though the style is usually only named as a crop when sported by a woman. Men entering the armed forces in many countries have their hair cropped during Recruit Training. In the Western world, cropping the h...
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Crop

[implement] A crop, sometimes called a riding crop or hunting crop, is a short type of whip without a lash, used in horse riding, part of the family of tools known as horse whips. ==Types and uses== A modern crop usually consists of a long shaft of fiberglass or cane or which is covered in leather, fabric, or similar material. The rod of a ...
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Crop

Crop (krŏp) noun [ Middle English crop , croppe , craw, top of a plant, harvest, Anglo-Saxon crop , cropp , craw, top, bunch, ear of corn; akin to Dutch krop craw, German kropf , Icelandic kroppr hump or bunch on the body, body; but confer also ...
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Crop

Crop intransitive verb 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 . -- ...
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Crop

Crop transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Cropped (kr?pt); present participle & verbal noun 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...
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CROP

A food storage sack before the raptors stomach. Absent from owls.
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Crop

A sac inside a bird where its neck meets the body. It holds food before digestion.
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Crop

A specialized organ that is an enlarged part of the oesophagus, where food is stored until it can be digested later. Highly developed in seed-eating birds. See gizzard.
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Crop

A stick, sometimes with a leather loop at the end, used by hunter/jumper riders.
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Crop

A term used for a gathering of Scrapbookers to work on their albums, and page layouts...`A Crop`. Can also be a formally hosted event with an expert who shares techniques, products, and information with the group.
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