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BrE BrE//ˈkrɒpə(r)//; NAmE NAmE//ˈkrɑːpər//
- 1(of a person) to fall over He came a cropper on the ski slopes.
- 2to have a failure or near disaster We nearly came a cropper in the second half of the game.
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