imagoes

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imago  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (ĭ-mā'gō)  Pronunciation Key 
Plural imagoes or imagines (ĭ-mā'gə-nēz')
An insect in its sexually mature adult stage after metamorphosis. Compare larva, nymph, pupa.

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