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fallopian tube

fal·lo·pi·an tube

/fəˈlōpēən ˌt(y)o͞ob/

Noun

Once an egg is released from the ovary (ovulation) it travels down toward the uterus through a fallopian or uterine tube. If sperm is present in the fallopian tube, fertilization may occur and cell division begins.