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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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This is vital because the sole design determines how the wedge interacts with the turf.
The best way to deal with this stress is to have a wedge handy and drive it into the saw kerf before the wood starts to move on you.
Arrange wedge unit on aqua leaf print 10 1/2" square by aligning raw edges in one corner.
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.
Even though three prior studies showed wedge ineffectiveness, Dr.
The Craemer 'reel saddles' and 'multi-purpose wedges' are durable, stackable and can be used over again and will provide a ready, cost effective replacement for polystyrene cradles, wood and cardboard wedges.
Second group, consisted of 19 knees, used 6 mm wedge insole all day long in addition to the therapy prescribed for the no insole group.
3: Shuh combines musthave gladiator styling with a solid heel for these wedge ankle boots, priced at 69.
Innovative Willenhall-based Wedge Group - the largest independent galvanizing company in the UK - is defying the downturn with the launch of full production at a new pounds 6million plant.
Wedge bonding is a specific type of wire bonding that uses a wedge-shaped tool to create the welds.