choop

noun
\ ˈchüp \
variants: or choup
plural -s

Definition of choop

dialectal, British
: the hip of the wild rose

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History and Etymology for choop

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Icelandic (dialect) kjupa hip of the rose, Icelandic hjupa, Old English hēope

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“Choop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/choop. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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