noun Veterinary Pathology.
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noun, verb (used with object) Scot. and North England.
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Examples from the Web for roup
After the roup was over, about thirty people engaged in a battle, every man for his own hand, and fought it out for three hours.The Letters of Robert Burns|Robert Burns
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.
He died just at the roup of the stocking and furniture; it stoppit the roup, and mony folk were disappointed.Guy Mannering, or The Astrologer, Complete, Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
When he got the estate into trouble it was my care and skill saved it from roup and rent rack.Playing With Fire|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr