celtuce

noun
cel·​tuce | \ ˈseltə̇s \
plural -s

Definition of celtuce

: a celerylike vegetable that is derived from lettuce and has edible stalks and leaves that combine the flavors of celery and lettuce

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History and Etymology for celtuce

celery + lettuce

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“Celtuce.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/celtuce. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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