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A crop, such as tobacco, grown for direct sale rather than for livestock feed.
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(Agriculture) a crop grown for sale rather than for subsistence
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any crop that is considered easily marketable, as wheat or cotton.
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|Noun||1.||cash crop - a readily salable crop that is grown and gathered for the market (as vegetables or cotton or tobacco)|
crop - a cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale
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