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What body tissue contains a very hard matrix and attaches to muscles for movement?

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Tissues are groups of cells that have a similar structure and act together to perform a specific function. There are four main types of tissue: muscle, epithelial, connective and nervous. Each is made of specialized cells that are grouped together according to structure and function.

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The connective tissue develops from the mesoderm and is found in between other tissues everywhere in the body. The connective tissue mainly consists of blood, bones, and areolar tissue. Bones protect the internal organs. Muscle ti...

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