Chapter 2: Tissues

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What is the role of epidermis in plants?

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Epidermis is the outermost layer of plant body. It is one cell thick and covered with a waxy, protective layer called cuticle. The main function of epidermis is to protect the plant from desiccation and infection. Epidermal cells of roots bear root hair which absorbs water.


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