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Fatty substance present in epidermal cell walls is :-

$\begin{array}{1 1}(A)\;\text{Cuticle}\\(B)\;\text{Suberin}\\(C)\;\text{Wax}\\(D)\;\text{Both (B) & (C)}\end{array} $

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Cuticle is deposited on epidermal cell wall to decrease the rate of transpiration and water loss from stem.Particularly prominent in xerophytes.
Hence (A) is the correct answer.
answered May 6, 2014 by sreemathi.v
 
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