browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
fallopian


fallopian


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fallopian  \Fal*lo"pi*an\,  a.  [From  Fallopius  or  Fallopio  a 
  physician  of  Modena,  who  died  in  1562.]  (Anat.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  discovered  by  Fallopius  as  the  Fallopian 
  tubes  or  oviducts,  the  ducts  or  canals  which  conduct  the  ova 
  from  the  ovaries  to  the  uterus.