fallopian tube

noun, often capitalized F fal·lo·pi·an tube \ fə-ˈlō-pē-ən- \

Definition of fallopian tube

:either of the pair of tubes that carry the egg from the ovary to the uterus

Origin and Etymology of fallopian tube

Gabriel Fallopius †1562 Italian anatomist


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fallopian tube

noun, often capitalized F

medical Definition of fallopian tube

:either of the pair of tubes that carry the eggs from the ovary to the uterus called also uterine tube

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