Celery is a type of vegetable that is often used in salads. It is also a type of vegetable that is used in stews and soups.

  • The celery was wilted and had a bitter taste.

  • The celery was crunchy and had a sour taste.

Definition of celery


widely cultivated herb with aromatic leaf stalks that are eaten raw or cooked


apium graveolens dulce, cultivated celery


stalks eaten raw or cooked or used as seasoning

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Example Sentences for celery

  • 1

    The celery's juices will soak the rice.

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    Sorry about the celery blunder, and thanks for the correction.

  • 3

    Add celery, carrots, and onion and saute 5 mintues. 3.

  • 4

    Does anyone know the difference in the types of celery at the grocery store

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    Celery is not commonly available in India however celery seeds are.

  • 6

    The Doctor would then eat the celery.

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    Parts of the strings in celery are collenchyma.

  • 8

    Celery is both a species and a food.

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    Celery stalk in a drink at a bar.

  • 10

    Do not feed the tadpoles celery or salad.