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The Guard Cell

Guard Cell: One of a pair of cells around each stoma (a small opening in the surface of a leaf) in the epidermis of a leaf or stem that regulates the opening and closing of the stoma

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Guard cells are the two cells that enclose stomatal pore and so comprise the stoma. Their chracteristic ...

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