facial tissue


facial tissue
facial tissue
n.
a sheet of soft tissue paper used for cleansing, as a handkerchief, etc.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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  • Facial tissue — A box of tissues Facial tissue and paper handkerchief refers to a class of soft, absorbent, disposable papers that is suitable for use on the face. They are disposable alternatives for cloth handkerchiefs. The terms are commonly used to refer to… …   Wikipedia

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  • facial tissue — a soft, disposable paper tissue esp. for cleansing the face or for use as a handkerchief. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • facial tissue — fa′cial tis sue n. cvb a soft, disposable paper tissue • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • Tissue paper — Facial tissue Tissue paper or wrapping tissue is a type of thin, translucent paper used for wrapping and cushioning items.Tissue paper is usually found in single sheets or sheet collections of 25, 40, or 50. White tissue is also sold specifically …   Wikipedia

  • Tissue — may refer to: * Aerial tissue, an acrobatic art form and one of the circus arts * Tissue (biology), a group of biological cells that perform a similar function * Tissue paper, a type of thin, translucent paper used for wrapping and cushioning… …   Wikipedia

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  • tissue — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. gauze, fabric, web, net, mesh; membrane, cartilage, muscle; tissue or crepe paper; structure. See crossing, texture. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A network] Syn. web, mesh, filigree, crossing, parcel,… …   English dictionary for students

  • tissue paper — noun a soft thin (usually translucent) paper (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑tissue • Hypernyms: ↑paper • Hyponyms: ↑cigarette paper, ↑rolling paper, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • tissue — noun 1) living tissue Syn: matter, material, substance; flesh 2) a box of tissues Syn: facial tissue; trademark Kleenex …   Thesaurus of popular words


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