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Definitions and Synonyms of tissue | Another word for tissue | What is tissue?

Definition 1: part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function - [noun denoting body]

(tissue is a kind of ...) any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity

(... is a kind of tissue ) a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure

(... is a kind of tissue ) the tissue in the bodies of animals

(... is made of the substance tissue) a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

Definition 2: a soft thin (usually translucent) paper - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for tissue in the sense of this definition

(tissue is a kind of ...) a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses

(... is a kind of tissue ) a strong tissue paper that burns evenly and is sufficiently porous to control the burning of the tobacco in a cigarette

(... is a kind of tissue ) tissue paper suitable for use on the face

(... is a kind of tissue ) a piece of soft absorbent paper (usually two or more thin layers) used as a disposable handkerchief

(... is a kind of tissue ) a soft thin absorbent paper for use in toilets

Definition 3: create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton - [verb of creation]

Samples where tissue or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • tissue textiles

Synonyms for tissue in the sense of this definition

(tissue is a kind of ...) make from scratch

(... is a kind of tissue ) construct or form a web, as if by weaving

(... is a kind of tissue ) weave on a loom

"materials loomed in Egypt"

(... is a kind of tissue ) weave a design into (textiles)

(... is a kind of tissue ) do lacework

"The Flemish women were lacing in front of the cathedral"

(... is a kind of tissue ) make by braiding or interlacing

"lace a tablecloth"

(... is a kind of tissue ) weave diagonal lines into (textiles)

(tissue belongs to category ...) a craft that requires skillful hands

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