The collapse of the Roman Empire in the fifth century. Two of the main events of the Fall of Rome were the plundering of the city of Rome by an invading tribe, the Vandals, in the middle years of the century and the abdication of the last Roman emperor, Romulus Augustulus, in 476.
noun a combination cold-air balloon and parade float Examples Falloons are a Macy’s Parade invention. Word Origin 2004
fallopian fal·lo·pi·an (fə-lō’pē-ən) adj. Described by or attributed to Italian anatomist Gabriello Fallopio.
[fuh-loh-pee-uh n] /fəˈloʊ pi ən/ noun 1. one of a pair of long, slender ducts in the female abdomen that transport ova from the ovary to the uterus and, in fertilization, transport sperm cells from the uterus to the released ova; the oviduct of higher mammals. /fəˈləʊpɪən/ noun 1. either of a pair of slender […]
Fallopio Fal·lo·pi·o (fə-lō’pē-ō, fä-lôp’yô), Gabriele. 1523-1562. Italian anatomist noted for his studies of the human reproductive system. The Fallopian tubes are named for him.