celtuce

celtuce

[sel-tis]
noun
a variety of lettuce, Lactuca sativa asparagina, having characteristics of both celery and lettuce, and eaten raw or cooked.

Origin:
blend of celery and lettuce

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celtuce

noun
1. lettuce valued especially for its edible stems 
2. leaves having celery-like stems eaten raw or cooked 
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