knob celery

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Noun1.knob celery - grown for its thickened edible aromatic rootknob 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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Celery root is widely known as celeriac, but is also called knob celery and turnip-rooted celery.
It is known as celery root or knob celery, because it develops a thick and round underground root that looks like a hairy baseball.
(Celeriac, also called knob celery or turnip rooted celery, is not as well known as it should be.