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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The part of a quadruped that corresponds to the human buttocks; A disease of infants and young children.

Usage examples (34)
  • All I can think about when I hear the word croup is that scene from Anne of Green Gables, when she saves Diana's sister.
  • Natalie's ashy face and the word croup, acted like a talisman.
  • Membranous croup, which is the same thing as diphtheria of the larynx.
  • The great majority of cases of the so - called croup are simply cases of spasm of the glottis. for more
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