Definition of soft tissue noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


soft tissue

BrE BrE//ˌsɒft ˈtɪʃuː//
, also BrE//ˌsɒft ˈtɪsjuː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsɔːft ˈtɪʃuː//
[uncountable, countable] (anatomy)
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the parts of the body that are not bone, for example the skin and muscles
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: soft tissue