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English definition of “cuneiform”

cuneiform

adjective (writing)    /ˈkjuː.nɪ.fɔːm/ US  /-fɔːrm/
of a form of writing used for over 3,000 years until the 1st century BC in the ancient countries of the Middle EastLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets cuneiform     noun [U] Lettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
(Definition of cuneiform adjective (writing) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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