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noun [countable] wedge pronunciation in British English /wedʒ/
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  1. 1
    a piece of wood, plastic, or other material that is thin at one end and wider at the other and is pressed into a space to hold something in place or to force things apart
    1. a.
      something that has the shape of a wedge

      The crowd formed itself into a wedge.

      wedge of:

      a wedge of cheese

  2. 2
    a golf club with a thick flat head that slopes away from the ball
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    The average wedding in Australia costs 65 000 dollars, which is a lot of wedge.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 12/06/2015

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