turnip-rooted celery

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Noun1.turnip-rooted celery - grown for its thickened edible aromatic rootturnip-rooted celery - grown for its thickened edible aromatic root
celeriac, celery root - thickened edible aromatic root of a variety of celery plant
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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Celeriac, a relative of celery also called turnip-rooted celery or knob celery, is cultivated for its root, not its stalks, which are thin, limp, and bitter.