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14. How does the cork act as a protective tissue?

14. How does the cork act as a protective tissue?

Grade:12th pass

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Pawan Prajapati
askIITians Faculty 60796 Points
one year ago
The bark of a tree is known as the cork which is made up of dead cells. Thus, it protects the plant against injury, extreme temperature, etc. It also prevents the loss of water by evaporation.

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