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Chapter 15, Problem 36E
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What is the cause of body odor?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The cause of body odor is to be determined.

Concept Introduction:

Body odor is mainly due to the process of perspiration.

Perspiration is the process of sweating from the body, which causes the growth of bacteria.

Explanation of Solution

The cause of body odor is the growth of bacteria in warm and moist areas. This is due to the fact that some of the organic compounds present in sweat a...

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