Definition of crop up in English:

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crop up

Appear, occur, or come to one’s notice unexpectedly: some urgent business had cropped up
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  • It's a problem we've noticed before and it seems to crop up at random intervals.
  • Unless something unexpected crops up this year, this test looks like something a lot of us should try next year.
  • It is not something that crops up on a day to day basis in terms of business.
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