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  Definition of tissue
  1. a part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function
  2. a soft thin (usually translucent) paper
  3. create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton; "tissue textiles"
Similar Words: tissue paper, weave

 

Hyponyms: isthmus, animal tissue, cigarette paper, rolling paper, facial tissue, Kleenex, toilet tissue, toilet paper, bathroom tissue, web, net, brocade, lace, braid, plait, twill

 

Substance Meronyms: organism, being

 

Derivational Morphology: weave, weaver, weaving

 

Language Translations:
Danish: serviet and væv   Dutch: weefsel and zakdoek  
Finnish: kudos and paperiliina   French: tissu  
German: Gewebe and Papier   Greek: χαρτί and ιστός  
Hebrew: טישו and רקמה   Persian: بافت and دستمال  
Polish: chusteczka higieniczna and tkanka   Portuguese: folha and tecido  
Romanian: ţesut   Slovene: robec and tkivo  
Spanish: tejido   Swedish: näsduk and vävnad  
Tamil: மெல்லிழுப்புத்தாள்  
 
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