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tubal

[too-buh l, tyoo-] /ˈtu bəl, ˈtyu-/
adjective, Anatomy.
1.
pertaining to a tube, as a Fallopian tube.
Origin of tubal
1725-1735
First recorded in 1725-35; tube + -al1
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tubal

/ˈtjuːbəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a tube
2.
of, relating to, or developing in a Fallopian tube: a tubal pregnancy
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tubal in Medicine

tubal tu·bal (tōō'bəl, tyōō'-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or occurring in a tube, such as the fallopian tube or the eustachian tube.

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