Definition of turion in English:

turion

Pronunciation: /ˈt(y)o͝orēˌän//ˈt(y)o͝orēən/

noun

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

Origin

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

Pronunciation:

turion

/ˈt(y)o͝orēˌän//ˈt(y)o͝orēən/