What is the type of tissue that composes the epidermis?

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Nov 10, 2015

Answer:

The skin has two major layers including the epidermis.

Explanation:

The skin (integument) is body’s largest organ and it is approximately 1.6 to 1.9 square meters in the average-sized adult.

The integumentary system describes the skin and its appendages: the hair, nails, and skin glands.

Epidermis is above the dermis and is made of keratinized stratified squamous ET (epithelial tissue).

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Here are where various tissue types are found (Please notice that their function follows their form):

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