from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Either of a pair of slender ducts through which ova pass from the ovaries to the uterus in the female reproductive system of humans and higher mammals.
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- adj. Alternative capitalization of Fallopian tube
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- n. either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus
After Gabriele Fallopio (1523-1562), Italian anatomist.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)