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turion

Line breaks: tur¦ion
Pronunciation: /ˈt(j)ʊərɪən
 
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Definition of turion in English:

noun

Botany
(In some aquatic plants) a wintering bud which becomes detached and remains dormant at the bottom of the water.

Origin

early 18th century: from French, from Latin turio(n-) 'a shoot'.

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