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cuneiform

cu·ne·i·form

cuneiform

pronunciation:
kyu ni form [or] kyu ni form
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in the shape of a wedge.
definition 2: of, concerning, or written in wedge-shaped characters, as were many languages of the ancient Near East, such as Sumerian and Babylonian.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: cuneiform characters or writing.
definition 2: any of several wedge-shaped bones, such as the tarsus.