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croc

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Pronunciation: /krɒk
 
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Definition of croc in English:

noun

informal
A crocodile.
Example sentences
  • Unregulated hunting between 1945 and 1970 led to a steep population decline of saltwater crocs throughout their range.
  • Park rangers have already moved three saltwater crocs this year.
  • Some of these crocs are critically endangered - like the Chinese alligator.

Origin

late 19th century: abbreviation.

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