What does fallopian tube mean?

Definitions for fallopian tubefəˈloʊ pi ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Fallopian tube, uterine tube, oviduct(noun)

    either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus


  1. Fallopian tube(Noun)

    Either of the two ducts in female mammals through which ova pass from the ovaries to the uterus.


  1. Fallopian tube

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fallopian tube in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fallopian tube in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barbara Hall:

    Women have more to offer this world than just a fallopian tube. Nothing is going to change until you quit looking at us as just sperm receptacles.

  2. Joel Batzofin:

    There are women that produce mucus of a thick viscus quality, and it sticks and lodges in there. The fallopian tube at the uterine end is very narrow and it gets blocked in there, so it’s quite easy to imagine that a course of physical therapy is going to soften this up, dislodge it and clear Clear Passage.

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