noun, plural: connective tissues
The animal tissue that chiefly originates from the embryonic mesoderm, and characterized by the abundance of extracellular components (such as fibers and intercellular substances). It connects, supports, or surrounds other tissues and organs.
Connective tissues are further classified into:
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answer no 1:A tissue is a group of cells that have a similar shape and function. Different types of tissues ... in different organs. In humans, there are four basic types of tissue: epithelial, connective, muscular, and nervous tissue. answer no 2:Epithelial tissue is one of the four ...
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