Meaning of obturbinate in English:

obturbinate

adjective

Botany
  • Inversely turbinate; having the shape of a top with the pointed end upwards.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From ob- + turbinate.

Pronunciation

obturbinate

/ɒbˈtəːbɪnət/ /ɒbˈtəːb(ə)nət/ /ɒbˈtəːbɪneɪt/