I want to know what the fleshy soft spikes on the "cheeks" inside...
I want to know what the fleshy soft spikes on the "cheeks" inside the mouths of water buffalo and cattle are called and what they are for.
Geauga County Ohio
Papillae allow for increased absorption/secretion. This increase is done by increasing surface area. For example, a bathroom towel is more effective in removing water than a dish towel because it has more surface area. Ruminant secrete enormous quantities of saliva from eight types of glands.