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cuneiform

adjective uk   /ˈkjuː.nɪ.fɔːm/ us    /-fɔːrm/

cuneiform adjective (writing)

of a form of writing used for over 3,000 years until the 1st century BC in the ancient countries of Western Asia

cuneiform adjective (pointed)

specialized medical pointed at one end and wide at the other: cuneiform bones
cuneiform
noun [U] uk   us  
Translations of “cuneiform”
in Chinese (Traditional) 楔形文字的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 楔形文字的…
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