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English definition of “wedge”

wedge

noun [C]    /wedʒ/
a piece of wood , metal , or other material with a pointed edge at one end and a wide edge at the other, used to keep two things apart or, when forced between two things, to break them apart : A wedge under the door kept it open . wedge    /wedʒ/ verb [T] He wedged the window open with a screwdriver .
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