[ih-mey-goh, ih-mah-] /ɪˈmeɪ goʊ, ɪˈmɑ-/
noun, plural imagoes, imagines
[ih-mey-guh-neez, ih-mah-] /ɪˈmeɪ gəˌniz, ɪˈmɑ-/ (Show IPA)
Entomology. an adult insect.
Psychoanalysis. an idealized concept of a loved one, formed in childhood and retained unaltered in adult life.
noun (pl) imagoes, imagines (ɪˈmædʒəˌniːz)
an adult sexually mature insect produced after metamorphosis
(psychoanal) an idealized image of another person, usually a parent, acquired in childhood and carried in the unconscious in later life
1797, from Latin imago “image” (see image).
imago i·ma·go (ĭ-mā’gō, ĭ-mä’-)
n. pl. i·ma·goes or i·ma·gi·nes (-gə-nēz’)
Plural imagoes or imagines (ĭ-mā’gə-nēz’)
An insect in its sexually mature adult stage after metamorphosis. Compare larva, nymph, pupa.
- Imago europe plc
A UK Internet provider. There sevice is called Imago On-line. E-mail: .
- Imago on-line
An Internet electronic mail and news service in the United Kingdom provided by Imago Europe plc. A one year subscription to the service costs just seventy five pounds plus VAT and offers dial-up access with a graphical user interface for users of Macintosh and Microsoft Windows PCs and the Apple Newton MessagePad PDA family.
A tool which generates Makefiles from a template, a set of cpp macros, and a per-directory input file called an Imakefile. This allows machine dependencies (such has compiler options, alternate command names, and special make rules) to be kept separate from the descriptions of the various items to be built. imake is distributed with, and […]
[ih-mahm] /ɪˈmɑm/ noun, Islam. 1. the officiating priest of a mosque. 2. the title for a Muslim religious leader or chief. 3. one of a succession of seven or twelve religious leaders, believed to be divinely inspired, of the Shiʿites. /ɪˈmɑːm/ noun (Islam) 1. a leader of congregational prayer in a mosque 2. a caliph, […]