What is Coop?

Coop definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
an enclosure, cage, or pen, usually with bars or wires, in which fowls or other small animals are confined for fattening, transportation, etc.
any small or narrow place.
Slang. a prison.
Sometimes Facetious. a cooperative, especially the cooperative bookstore of a college or university.

verb (used with object)
to place in or as if in a coop; confine narrowly (often followed by up or in).

verb (used without object)
Slang. (of a police officer) to park and sleep inside one’s patrol car while on duty.

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