Lightroom Classic: Does lens distortion profiles get applied correctly to files shot in an in-camera crop setting?

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I've started shooting panoramics in a DX crop mode on my full-frame Nikon D750. This is conceptually beneficial because the crop cuts out most/all of the lens vignetting and saves file space rather than shooting full frame and cropping in Lightroom. 

When applying a lens correction to the file, does Lightroom incorrectly apply it to the cropped image assuming that it's a full-frame image? Or does it account for the crop?
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Do you have reason to believe the profile is applied incorrectly?
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If the DX crop mode is produced in such a way that it preserves the same optical configuration such that it allows the incoming light rays to travel along the same path as the FF mode. Then the same lens profile would work. I would also need to assume the EXIF metadata are recorded correctly for DX crop mode.

As Johan said, yes try it out to see if the correction looks reasonable.