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What are the functions of the stomata?



Stomata are small pores present on epidermal cells .

The main functions of stomata are:

  • Exchange of gases (respiration in plants) 
  • Transpiration (loss of water in the form of water vapour)

The pore called stomata is enclosed by two kidney-shaped cells called guard cells

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