• WordNet 3.6
    • n celeriac thickened edible aromatic root of a variety of celery plant
    • n celeriac grown for its thickened edible aromatic root
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Celeriac (Bot) Turnip-rooted celery, a from of celery with a large globular root, which is used for food.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n celeriac A variety of celery raised, especially on the continent of Europe, for the root, which is enlarged like a turnip. Also called turnip-rooted celery. See celery.
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In literature:

Parsnips, kohl-rabi, celeriac and salsify are prepared in the same way as are carrots.
"Every Step in Canning" by Grace Viall Gray
Celeriac is cooked in the same manner as Beet, and requires about the same length of time.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons
Also I have beds of celeriac, and cold frames which yield a few cucumbers in the summer when emptied of plants.
"About Orchids" by Frederick Boyle
In flavor, they resemble celeriac or turnip-rooted celery, but are not so pleasing.
"Culinary Herbs: Their Cultivation Harvesting Curing and Uses" by M. G. Kains
Celeriac, or Turnip-rooted Celery.
"The Field and Garden Vegetables of America" by Fearing Burr
"The Golden Age Cook Book" by Henrietta Latham Dwight
"The Practical Garden-Book" by C. E. Hunn

In news:

Crazy Sexy Cancer 's Kris Carr and chef Chad Sarno share their Celeriac Mash recipe from the book Crazy Sexy Kitchen.
2 cups celeriac peeled, chopped and boiled until fork tender.
Maple-Bacon Roasted Apples & Celeriac .
Roasted apples and celery root ( celeriac ) with a maple-bacon glaze make a perfect fall side dish.
2 large celery roots (celeriac), about 1 pound.
While celeriac is usually marked " celery root" in food stores in the United States, it isn't the root of celery stalks but a close cousin.
Pity the poor celery root, or celeriac as the French call it.
Pity the poor celery root , or celeriac as the French call it.
While celeriac is usually marked " celery root " in food stores in the United States, it isn't the root of celery stalks but a close cousin.
Julienned celeriac is tossed with balsamic vinegar and walnuts for a simple, crisp salad.
Mix together the leeks , potato and celeriac and enough double cream to bind the mixture.
Bake beets instead of celeriac.
First course was a luscious celeriac and applie cream bisque with apple truffle salad, and dessert -- oh my.
2 pounds celery root , (celeriac), peeled (see Tip) and cut into 1-inch pieces.