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Spanish translation of “tissue”


noun /ˈtiʃuː/
(one of the kinds of) substance of which the organs of the body are made nervous tissue the tissues of the body. (a piece of) thin soft paper used for wiping the nose etc He bought a box of tissues for his cold. tissue paper very thin paper, used for packing, wrapping etc.
(Definition of tissue from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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