Definitions for fallopian tubefəˈloʊ pi ən
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Fallopian tube, uterine tube, oviduct(noun)
either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus
Either of the two ducts in female mammals through which ova pass from the ovaries to the uterus.
The Fallopian tubes, also known as oviducts, uterine tubes, and salpinges are two very fine tubes lined with ciliated epithelia, leading from the ovaries of female mammals into the uterus, via the utero-tubal junction. In non-mammalian vertebrates, the equivalent structures are the oviducts.
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- tubarum uterinarum tubeLatin
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