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
The fertilized egg is then replaced in her fallopian tube at the time of her next ovulatory cycle, where it grows, and the child is born—free of any predisposition toward alcoholism.
Cilia lining the fallopian tube speedily brush the perfumed come-on ahead of the egg, through and out the fallopian tube, into the uterus.