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The main function of abscisic acid in plants is to

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Increase the length of cells
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Promote cell division
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Inhibit growth
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Promote growth of stem
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Solution

The correct option is C Inhibit growth
Abscisic acid is the plant hormone, which is responsible for dormancy of seeds and inhibition of seeds. It stimulates the closure of stomata, inhibit shoot growth, stimulate the storage of proteins in seeds, and so on.
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