Definitions for salpinxˈsæl pɪŋks; sælˈpɪn dʒiz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sal•pinx*ˈsæl pɪŋks; sælˈpɪn dʒiz(n.)(pl.)sal•pin•ges

  1. a trumpet-shaped tube, as a fallopian or Eustachian tube.

    Category: Anatomy

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Origin of salpinx:

1835–45; < Gk sálpinx trumpet

sal•pin′gi•an-ˈpɪn dʒi ən(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. salpinx(noun)

    a tube in the uterus or the ear

Wiktionary

  1. salpinx(Noun)

    Fallopian tube

  2. salpinx(Noun)

    Eustachian tube

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salpinx(noun)

    the Eustachian tube, or the Fallopian tube

Freebase

  1. Salpinx

    A salpinx was a trumpet-like instrument of the ancient Greeks.

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