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What is the function of this tissue?

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simple columnar epithelial tissue 

absorption; secretion of mucus, enzymes, and other substances; ciliated type propels mucus by ciliary action

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transitional epithelial tissue stretches readily and permits distension of urinary organ by contained urine

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stratified squamous epithelial tissue protects underlying tissues in areas subjected to abrasion

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stratified columnar epithelial tissue

secretion and protection

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stratified columnar epithelial tissue

secretion and protection

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neurons transmit electrical signals from sensory receptors and to effectors (muscles and glands) which control their activity

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simple cuboidal epithelial tissue 

secretion and absorption

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skeletal muscle tissue provides voluntary movement, locomotion, manipulation of environment, facial expression, and voluntary control

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cardiac muscle tissue propels blood into the circulation as it contracts

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stratified cuboidal epithelial tissue

barrier, conduit

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simple squamous epithelial tissue allows passage of materials by diffusion and filtration in sites where protection is not important.

Secretes lubricating substances in serosae

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smooth muscle tissue propels substances or objects along internal passageways; involuntary control

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