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1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with Epithelial Tissue

  • reissue

Example sentences of the word epithelial-tissue


1. Noun Phrase
The four big groups are epithelial tissue, connective tissue, muscle tissue and nervous tissue.

2. Noun Phrase
Stratified squamous epithelial tissue is formed when the cells arrange in two or more layers.

3. Noun Phrase
This section is also made of connective and epithelial tissues.

4. Noun Phrase
You'll find epithelial tissues in your skin, glandular tissue and more.

2. 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))

3. 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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