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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: tissue(0.00956 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to tissue.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells
having a similar structure and function
2: a soft thin (usually translucent) paper [syn: tissue paper]
v : create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric,
such as wool or cotton; “tissue textiles” [syn: weave]
English → English (gcide)
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.
Tissue paper, very thin, gauzelike paper, used for
protecting engravings in books, for wrapping up delicate
Tissue \Tis"sue\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tissued; p. pr. & vb. n.
To form tissue of; to interweave.
Covered with cloth of gold tissued upon blue. --Bacon.