any crop that is considered easily marketable, as wheat or cotton.
a crop for direct sale in a market, as distinguished from a crop for use as livestock feed or for other purposes.
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- cash audit,
- cash bar,
- cash basis,
- cash card,
- cash cow,
- cash customer,
- cash desk,
- cash discount,
- cash dispenser,
- cash flow
Origin of cash crop
An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
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a crop grown for sale rather than for subsistence
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