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Synonyms for wedge

Synonyms for wedge

any shape that is triangular in cross section

a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments)

a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as the letter c) to indicate pronunciation

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a heel that is an extension of the sole of the shoe

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(golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole

something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them

a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object

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put, fix, force, or implant

squeeze like a wedge into a tight space

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The ability for conventional service providers to leverage Wedge CND to protect their own network and simultaneously deliver Fortune 500 Enterprise-grade Security-as-a-Service with carrier-grade reliability and scale to their customers will improve the security landscape for everyone.
I attach a picture of the Coach High Heel Wedge Sneaker so that you have some idea what I am looking for.
Kirsten Dunst, pictured right, is wearing a pair of mid-height black, white and yellow floral print wedges and made them the focal point with a monochrome outfit and statement yellow clutch, pulling out the yellow hues in the wedges.
Pro Touch Golf currently offers a 56 degree Pro Touch Wedge for $99.
GET THE LOOK GET Sam's look with: GIVING the trend her stamp of approval, Beth Wilson, 20, of Castleton, left, wears Topshop's floral wedges, pounds 40; blouse, pounds 32; floral shorts, pounds 32, and, below, in pink wedges, pounds 50.
While wedge heels are an extremely fashionable and versatile choice in women's footwear, they won't look great on everyone, or with every outfit, and like any shoe style, they have their pros and cons: Advantages of wedge heels They add height but are easier to walk in than stilettos Worldly and eye-catching, wedges have a very cosmopolitan look about them A wedge heel looks great with nearly any length skirt or dress Wedges will add definition and shape to heavy ankles, making them appear thinner Disadvantages of wedges Wedge heels are still heels, with all their pitfalls.
Every day, randomized patients placed in their shoes either a wedge insole with a 5-degree pitch, or a flat, fully compressible control insole.
At the end of 3rd month the patients using 6mm wedge insole improved in VAS at rest, walking and standing position and total WOMAC and all subscales of WOMAC, except stiffness scores, compared to the baseline values (p<0.
The new plant at Sawtry, which was announced by the Wedge Group last year and completed on schedule, galvanizes steel items for a customers throughout the East Midlands, East Anglia and the surrounding areas.
Pad size and pad pitch play a significant role in selecting the wedge.
They might like to think about a gap wedge with, say, 52 degrees of loft, which gives you a weapon to attack the green with when your own distance suggests something half way between a pitching wedge and a sand wedge.
The wedge principal generates a clamping force relative to the size of the wedge.
Two Band Wedge Mules, Marks & Spencer pounds 15; HERE is your chance to really stand out from the crowd.
The tax wedge is the share of employee earnings taken by the government.