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English definition of “tissue”

tissue

noun [U] (CELLS)    /ˈtɪʃ.uː/ /ˈtɪs.juː/
a group of connected cells in an animal or plant that are similar to each other, have the same purpose , and form the stated part of the animal or plant : human tissue plant tissue brain / lung / muscle / fat tissue His face is covered with scar tissue where he was badly burned .CellsSubstances and structures in the bodyParts of plants
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