Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Any of several groups of cells in a larva that give rise to certain organs and structures of the adult organism, found in insects that undergo complete metamorphosis.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Support

Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word imaginal disk.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.