The layer of cells that secret enamel of tooth is: 

(a) dentoblast

(b) ameloblast

(c) osteoblast

(d) odontoblast

Audio Explanation:

(b) The pulp cavity contains a mass of dense but soft connective tissue which is called pulp. Ameloblasts are cells present only during tooth development that deposit tooth enamel, which is a bluish white, shiny translucent and the hard outermost layer of the tooth forming the surface of the crown.

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