Pronunciation: (sel'ur), [key]
1. a room, or set of rooms, for the storage of food, fuel, etc., wholly or partly underground and usually beneath a building.
2. an underground room or story.
3. See wine cellar.
4. Sports.the lowest position in a group ranked in order of games won: The team was in the cellar for most of the season.
to place or store in a cellar.
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