Antonyms
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1. connective

adjective. ['kəˈnɛktɪv'] connecting or tending to connect.

Antonyms

  • disconnect

Etymology

  • -ive (English)
  • -if (Anglo-Norman)
  • connect (English)
  • connecto (Latin)

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Rhymes with Connective Tissue

  • reissue

Sentences with connective-tissue


1. Noun Phrase
A deficiency in vitamin A may damage your bones and connective tissues, leading to joint pain.

2. Noun Phrase
Collagen is vital because it maintains healthy skin and connective tissue.

3. Noun Phrase
A beef brisket contains connective tissue and fats that makes it a tough meat cut.

4. Noun Phrase
The connective tissue in the shoulder begins to dissolve as the pork is cooked.

2. connective

noun. ['kəˈnɛktɪv'] an instrumentality that connects.

Synonyms

  • phone line
  • jumper
  • ground
  • hookup
  • connector
  • patch
  • connection
  • instrumentation
  • conjunction
  • backbone
  • connexion
  • telephone circuit
  • earth
  • yoke
  • junction
  • hitch
  • coupling
  • bond
  • temporary hookup
  • instrumentality
  • telephone line
  • slip ring
  • line
  • connecter
  • subscriber line

Antonyms

  • figure
  • break
  • disjoin
  • unrelatedness

Etymology

  • -ive (English)
  • -if (Anglo-Norman)
  • connect (English)
  • connecto (Latin)

3. connective

noun. ['kəˈnɛktɪv'] an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences.

Synonyms

  • closed-class word
  • coordinating conjunction
  • function word
  • subordinating conjunction
  • conjunctive
  • continuative
  • subordinate conjunction

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness
  • unconnected
  • connected
  • separation

Etymology

  • -ive (English)
  • -if (Anglo-Norman)
  • connect (English)
  • connecto (Latin)

4. tissue

noun. ['ˈtɪsˌjuː, ˈtɪʃuː'] part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function.

Synonyms

  • organism
  • band
  • being
  • animal tissue
  • isthmus

Antonyms

  • unknot
  • untwist
  • untwine
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • tissu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. tissue

noun. ['ˈtɪsˌjuː, ˈtɪʃuː'] a soft thin (usually translucent) paper.

Synonyms

  • paper
  • toilet tissue
  • toilet paper
  • tissue paper
  • rolling paper
  • bathroom tissue
  • Kleenex
  • cigarette paper

Antonyms

  • unweave
  • outgo
  • gross
  • proximate

Etymology

  • tissu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. tissue

verb. ['ˈtɪsˌjuː, ˈtɪʃuː'] create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton.

Synonyms

  • brocade
  • plait
  • net
  • braid
  • loom
  • create from raw material
  • web
  • create from raw stuff
  • twill
  • weave

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • uncover
  • eukaryote
  • prokaryote

Etymology

  • tissu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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