Meaning of Wedges

English: Wedges
Bangla: কীলক, কীল, শঙ্কু, কীলকাকার বস্তু, নাই, কাঠের গোঁজ, গোঁজ, ধাতুর গোঁজ
Hindi: कील, पच्चर
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

a piece of hard material with two principal faces meeting in a sharply acute angle, for raising, holding, or splitting objects by applying a pounding or driving force, as from a hammer. Compare machine (def 3b).

Definition: 2

a piece of anything of like shape: a wedge of pie.

Definition: 3

a cuneiform character or stroke of this shape.

Definition: 4

Meteorology. (formerly) an elongated area of relatively high pressure.

Definition: 5

something that serves to part, split, divide, etc.: The quarrel drove a wedge into the party organization.