/ (ˌsʌbɪˈmeɪɡəʊ) /
noun plural -imagoes or -imagines (-ɪˈmædʒəˌniːz)
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Words nearby subimago
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Example sentences from the Web for subimago
Perhaps the subimago in this genus of Ephemerids, as in certain others, is the permanent aerial state of the female.
This is what is called the subimago, and precedes the imago or perfect state of the insect.