Problem: Which of these is NOT a function of the layer at D? a) to insulate the body from heat loss b) to supply cells to replace those lost from the epidermis c) store energy d) to loosely connect the skin to underlying tissue

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Layers of the Skin:

1. Epidermis: designated by A in the image; outermost layer of the skin and serves to protect from pathogens

2. Dermis:

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Which of these is NOT a function of the layer at D? 

a) to insulate the body from heat loss 

b) to supply cells to replace those lost from the epidermis 

c) store energy 

d) to loosely connect the skin to underlying tissue

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