Meaning of CELLAR in English

CELLAR

/ ˈselə(r); NAmE / noun

1.

an underground room often used for storing things :

a coal cellar

2.

= wine cellar

—see also salt cellar

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WORD ORIGIN

Middle English (in the general sense storeroom ): from Old French celier , from late Latin cellarium storehouse, from Latin cella storeroom or chamber.

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