noun. a structure comprised of alike or identical cells with the same or alike operatives, as in erectile, muscle, or adipose tissue.

TISSUE: "Healthy muscle tissues are able to repair themselves after deep tears rather well."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TISSUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tissue/ (accessed January 19, 2021).