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English definition of “connective tissue”

connective tissue

noun [U]     /kəˌnek.tɪvˈtɪʃ.uː/ /-ˈtɪs.juː/ specialized
the strong material that supports and connects the organs in the body and is also found in the joints (= places where two bones are connected)Substances and structures in the body
(Definition of connective tissue noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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