Definition of Tissues. Meaning of Tissues. Synonyms of Tissues

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Definition of Tissues

Tissue
Tissue Tis"sue, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tissued; p. pr. & vb. n. Tissuing.] To form tissue of; to interweave. Covered with cloth of gold tissued upon blue. --Bacon.
Tissue
Tissue Tis"sue, n. [F. tissu, fr. tissu, p. p. of tisser, tistre, to weave, fr. L. texere. See Text.] 1. A woven fabric. 2. A fine transparent silk stuff, used for veils, etc.; specifically, cloth interwoven with gold or silver threads, or embossed with figures. A robe of tissue, stiff with golden wire. --Dryden. In their glittering tissues bear emblazed Holy memorials. --Milton. 3. (Biol.) One of the elementary materials or fibres, having a uniform structure and a specialized function, of which ordinary animals and plants are composed; a texture; as, epithelial tissue; connective tissue. Note: The term tissue is also often applied in a wider sense to all the materials or elementary tissues, differing in structure and function, which go to make up an organ; as, vascular tissue, tegumentary tissue, etc. 4. Fig.: Web; texture; complicated fabrication; connected series; as, a tissue of forgeries, or of falsehood. Unwilling to leave the dry bones of Agnosticism wholly unclothed with any living tissue of religious emotion. --A. J. Balfour. Tissue paper, very thin, gauzelike paper, used for protecting engravings in books, for wrapping up delicate articles, etc.

Meaning of Tissues from wikipedia

- Tissue may refer to: Tissue (biology), an ensemble of similar cells that together carry out a specific function Triphosa haesitata, a species of geometer...
- of frozen tissue-sections have enhanced the detail that can be observed in tissues. With these tools, the cl****ical appearances of tissues can be examined...
- connective tissue, adipose tissue, cartilage, bone, and blood. Other kinds of connective tissues include fibrous, elastic, and lymphoid connective tissues. Fibroareolar...
- falling pCO 2 In most tissues of the body, the response to hypoxia is vasodilation. By widening the blood vessels, the tissue allows greater perfusion...
- Nervous tissue, also called neural tissue, is the main tissue component of the nervous system. The nervous system regulates and controls bodily functions...
- The subcutaneous tissue (from Latin subcutaneous 'beneath the skin'), also called the hypodermis, hypoderm (from Gr**** 'beneath the skin'), subcutis, or...
- connective tissues are found in the stroma; this tissue belongs to the group connective tissue proper. The function of connective tissue proper is to...
- refer to other types of facial tissues such as napkins and wipes. Facial tissues are often referred to simply as "tissues", or (in Canada and the United...
- and phloem. These two tissues transport fluid and nutrients internally. There are also two meristems ****ociated with vascular tissue: the vascular cambium...
- Mineralized tissues are biological tissues that incorporate minerals into soft matrices. Typically these tissues form a protective shield or structural...
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