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English definition of “tissue”


noun  /ˈtɪʃ·u/ us  

tissue noun (PAPER)

[C] a piece of soft, thin paper which absorbs liquids: He wiped his nose with a tissue.

tissue noun (CELLS)

biology [U] a group of related cells that forms larger parts of animals and plants
(Definition of tissue from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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