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Name: Ayo M.
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Age: 40s
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Date: Thursday, June 06, 2002


Question:
What is the function of the pores on the surface of an orange?


Replies:
Likely stomata (stomates) associated with transpiration/respiration

http://www.iita.org/info/trn_mat/irg64/irg643.html

http://www.actahort.org/books/275/275_55.htm

Anthony R. Brach, Ph.D.



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