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    Are these scientific terms synonyms ?

    Are these scientific terms synonyms?

    1-Fiber. (e.g.muscle fibers)

    2-Tissue. (e.g.muscle tissue)

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    Re: Are these scientific terms synonyms ?

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    No, fiber is a type of tissue.

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    Re: Are these scientific terms synonyms ?

    No, the online medical dictionary gives: Muscle tissue / muscular tissue : the substance of muscle, consisting of muscle fibers, muscle cells, connective tissue, and extracellular material.

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