celery Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “celery” in the English Dictionary

"celery" in British English

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celerynoun [U]

uk   /ˈsel.ər.i/  us   /-ɚ-/
a ​vegetable with ​long, ​thin, ​whitish or ​palegreenstems that can be ​eatenuncooked or ​cooked: a ​stick of celery
(Definition of celery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"celery" in American English

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celerynoun [U]

 us   /ˈsel·ə·ri/
a ​vegetable with ​long, ​greenstems that can be ​eatenraw or ​cooked
(Definition of celery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “celery”
in Korean 셀러리…
in Arabic كَرفس…
in Malaysian saderi…
in French céleri…
in Russian сельдерей…
in Chinese (Traditional) 芹菜…
in Italian sedano…
in Turkish kereviz…
in Polish seler…
in Spanish apio…
in Vietnamese cần tây…
in Portuguese aipo, salsão…
in Thai ผักคึ่นช่าย…
in German der Sellerie…
in Catalan api…
in Japanese セロリ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 芹菜…
in Indonesian seledri…
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