One of the elementary materials or fibres, having a uniform structure and a specialized function, of which ordinary animals and plants are composed; a texture; as, epithelial tissue; connective tissue.
A group of cells with a common purpose.
A collection of similar cells acting together to perform a particular function. There are four basic tissues in the body: epithelial, connective, muscle, and nerve.
group or layer of cells that together perform specific functions.
A woven fabric.
Fig.: Web; texture; complicated fabrication; connected series; as, a tissue of forgeries, or of falsehood.
create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton; "tissue textiles"
supported implant-retained prosthesis – prosthesis fabricated over implants that is supported by soft tissues (just as a conventional complete or partial denture) and retained by dental implants; this prosthesis relies on the soft tissue for support.
a soft thin (usually translucent) paper
General term covering a variety of high-quality, creped hygiene papers
Creped soft paper which is the basis for hygiene products such as napkins, toilet paper and towels, and household towels and wiping products for institutions, hotels, etc.
In stereo usage, an early type of stereogram on translucent paper in a card frame, often tinted and sometimes with pin-pricked highlights designed for viewing with backlighting.
Tissue paper inserted opposite an illustration to protect it.
A thin sheet laid over an illustration, to protect said illustration. [Back to the Top
A thin, protective sheet bound in and laid over an illustration.
Any of a number of different kinds of materials that make up the body, such as muscle, tendon, ligament, and bone. (SS, TG)
one of materials of body, for example soft tissue (skin, muscles, ligaments, tendons and cartilage) and hard tissue (bones and teeth).
a part of the body characterized by specific characteristics, such as muscle, bone, or cartilage. The term is also used to refer to any part of the body with a specific half time for loading and unloading nitrogen or even a theoretical compartment.