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The lining of the windpipe is made up of _________ epithelial cells.

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squamous
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cuboidal
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C
ciliated
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D
columnar
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Solution

The correct option is C ciliated
Ciliated epithelial cells line the human respiratory tract also called the windpipe. The cilia act as a defence system for the body by keeping the airways clear of mucus, dust and dirt.

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