Salpingo is defined as relating to the fallopian or eustachian tubes.
An example of salpingo is salpingo-oophorectomy, which is when a fallopian tube and an ovary are removed.
Origin of salpingo
- ModL < Gr salpingos, gen. of salpinx, a trumpet
From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition
- From Greek salpinx salping- trumpet
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition