wild celery

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wild celery

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wild celery

n
(Plants) a strongly scented umbelliferous plant, Apium graveolens, of temperate regions: the ancestor of cultivated celery. Archaic name: smallage
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Noun1.wild celery - herb of Europe and temperate Asia
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Apium, genus Apium - celery
2.wild celery - submerged aquatic plant with ribbonlike leaveswild celery - submerged aquatic plant with ribbonlike leaves; Old World and Australia
genus Vallisneria, Vallisneria - eelgrass; eel grass
aquatic plant, hydrophyte, hydrophytic plant, water plant - a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth
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