What does tissues mean?

Definitions for tissues

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tissues.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Tissues

    Collections of differentiated CELLS, such as EPITHELIUM; CONNECTIVE TISSUE; MUSCLES; and NERVE TISSUE. Tissues are cooperatively arranged to form organs with specialized functions such as RESPIRATION; DIGESTION; REPRODUCTION; MOVEMENT; and others.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tissues in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tissues in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frank Lipman:

    Boosting liver function helps to decrease the accumulation of toxic products in the tissues.

  2. Chris Van Hollen:

    She was tearing up and she asked for tissues before she went in [to greet her husband] and she needed them.

  3. Zelig Eshhar:

    You can start to reject normal tissues; it can kill organs or cause autoimmune disease, and you don't want that.

  4. Lindsey Zanno:

    It is not easy to study dinosaur sounds, vertebrates usually vocalize with soft tissues, and soft tissues rarely preserve in the fossil record.

  5. Michael Gordon:

    At the cellular level, nicotine and other chemicals damage DNA and alter the cell’s metabolism, some tissues are more susceptible than others.

Images & Illustrations of tissues

  1. tissuestissuestissues

Translations for tissues

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for tissues »


Find a translation for the tissues definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these tissues definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"tissues." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 18 Mar. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/tissues>.

Are we missing a good definition for tissues? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for tissues:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.