noun Veterinary Pathology.
Origin of roup1
Origin of roup2
noun, verb (used with object) Scot. and North England.
Origin of roup3
Examples from the Web for roup
Historical Examples of roup
Roup is caused by exposure to excessive wet or very cold winds.Poultry
Roup is a disease of the wrong system and careless management.The Dollar Hen
Milo M. Hastings
They were both bidding at the roup and some business thegither.The Judge
A man would come to the roup late, and learn that the seat he wanted had been knocked down.Auld Licht Idylls
J. M. Barrie
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