1. fibrous-rooted_begonia

noun. any of numerous begonias having fibrous rather than tuberous or rhizomatous roots.

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Words that Rhyme with Fibrous Tissue

  • reissue

Example sentences of the word fibrous-tissue


1. Noun Phrase
The muscles in your body are connected to your bones by tough, fibrous tissues called tendons.

2. Noun Phrase
When the skin is injured, fibrous tissue grows over and replaces normal skin.

2. fibrous

adjective. ['ˈfaɪbrəs'] (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew.

Synonyms

  • unchewable
  • stringy
  • sinewy

Antonyms

  • edible
  • delicate
  • inexperienced
  • weak

3. fibrous

adjective. ['ˈfaɪbrəs'] having or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute.

Synonyms

  • tough

Antonyms

  • soft
  • sensitive

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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