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Main Entry: 1wedge
Pronunciation: primarystresswej
Function: noun
1 : a piece of wood or metal with a pointed edge used especially to split wood or rocks and to lift heavy weights
2 : something (as a piece of pie or land) shaped like a triangle
3 a : something (as a policy or action) that causes a separation or break <the decision drove a wedge between them> b : something that serves to open the way for an action or development
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