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What Are Cytokinins? Discuss the functions of Cytokinins in the plant body?

Cytokinins: These are those group of chemicals which promote the cell division process in plants and delay the process of senescence (agening) in tissue. The cytokinins are produced in the roots embryo and endosperms of the seed mostly. Before the discovery of cytokinins, Miller and Skooget et al (1955) used substances like coconut milk and degraded …