imaginal

[ ih-mey-guh-nl, ih-mah- ]
/ ɪˈmeɪ gə nl, ɪˈmɑ- /
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adjective Entomology.

of, relating to, or having the form of an imago.

Origin of imaginal

1875–80; < New Latin imāgin-, stem of imāgō imago + -al1
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imaginal

/ (ɪˈmædʒɪnəl) /

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling an imago
of or relating to an image
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