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“connective tissue” in British English

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connective tissuenoun [ U ]

uk /kəˌnek.tɪv ˈtɪʃ.uː/ /-ˈtɪs.juː/ us /kəˌnek.tɪv ˈtɪʃ.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)

(Definition of “connective tissue” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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