noun Veterinary Pathology.
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noun, verb (used with object) Scot. and North England.
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Example sentences from the Web for roup
The more usual words in old English were outcry, outrope (still familiar in Scotland as roup, cf. German ruf) and port sale.Prices of Books|Henry B. Wheatley
They were disposed of often by public roup in this county, or driven to the southern markets.Cattle and Cattle-breeders|William M'Combie
In "sour weather," when colds may be expected to appear, use Pratts Roup Remedy in the drinking water.
A sure preventive and cure for roup, colds, canker, catarrh and similar diseases.
Keeps show birds in condition and prevents colds, roup and liver trouble.