There are 2 translations of crop in Spanish:

crop1

Pronunciation: /krɑːp; krɒp/

n

  • 1 1.1 (quantity of produce) cosecha (f) to harvest a crop cosechar this rain will be good for the crops esta lluvia les vendrá bien a los cultivos
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    • He was harvesting the crops, and had gathered in his arms a large bundle of corn.
    • When the crop was harvested, pesticide residues were found to exceed the legal limit.
    • They have to harvest the crop with almost military precision and at a pace almost as hectic as war.
    1.2 (type of produce) cultivo (m) (before n) crop duster (aircraft) fumigador (m) (aéreo) (person) fumigador, -dora (m,f) crop dusting fumigado (m) crop rotation rotación (f) de cultivos crop spraying fumigación (f) de cultivos 1.3 (batch) [colloquial/familiar] tanda (f) [familiar/colloquial] this year's crop of students la tanda de estudiantes de este año
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    • Every season, first books appear by a crop of new writers worthy of ink and paper.
    • The president's advisors will be worried by the latest crop of polls which appear to indicate a groundswell of dissatisfaction with their man.
    • The new crop of boats appears to be designed and built by committee, the accountants and people with no practical experience.
  • 2 (haircut) corte (m) de pelo muy corto Eton crop corte a la garçonne
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    • Buns, twists, chignons and hair knots generally work for most hair types, textures and lengths except super short chops and crops.
    • While I was eating, my mom fussed with my short crop of red hair.
    • Her back was turned to me, so I could only see her short crop of black hair and the red mantle she wore.
  • 4 (of bird) buche (m)
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    • Grain is stored in their crops and ground by the grit in their gizzard.
    • Chickadees don't have a crop in their throats to store food that is slowly digested while sleeping.

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adj
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There are 2 translations of crop in Spanish:

crop2

vt (-pp-)

  • 1 (cut) [hair] cortar muy corto; [tail/ears] cortar he had a lean face and cropped hair tenía el rostro enjuto y el pelo muy corto cropped jacket (BrE) chaqueta (f) corta to crop grass pastar, pacer*
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    • Her blond hair was cropped short and framed her face.
    • He had short cropped blonde hair and friendly ice blue eyes.
    • Her blonde hair was cropped even shorter and her aquamarine eyes were not red rimmed like Julia's.
  • 2 2.1 (harvest) cosechar 2.2 (plant) cultivar
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    • Set-aside payments will not help the farmer much because the subsidy is the same as if it had been cropped, but without the actual crop to sell.
    • It should be farmers' priority in Zambia to cut cotton stalks immediately after cropping if they are to avoid serious infestation of pests and diseases and achieve better yields.
    • First earlies are planted between the end of March and early April and take about 100 days before cropping.

vi (-pp-)

  • [Agr] darse*
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    • Southeastern soils have been intensively cropped and are prone to drought and erosion.
    • Virtually all land is double cropped, and many farmers cultivate three or four crops a year.
    • Land must be cropped in order to pay the bills.
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    • Raspberries continue to crop heavily too, but there aren't that many left now.
    • If planted in April 1990, they will crop in the summer of 1990, 1991 and 1992.
    • I always like to sow some broad beans in autumn to have something growing in the veg plot over winter, and they usually crop earlier than the spring-sown ones.

Phrasal verbs

crop out

v + adv

crop up

v + adv
[Geol] aflorar 1.1 (occur, present itself) [colloquial/familiar] surgir* if anything interesting crops up si surge algo interesante something must have cropped up at work debe haber surgido algún problema en el trabajo one phrase crops up again and again in the report hay una frase que se repite constantemente en el informe

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.