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cuneal

[ kyoo-nee-uhl ]
/ ˈkyu ni əl /
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adjective
wedgelike; wedge-shaped.
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Origin of cuneal

1570–80; <Latin cune(us) a wedge + -al1
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British Dictionary definitions for cuneal

cuneal
/ (ˈkjuːnɪəl) /

adjective
wedge-shaped; cuneiform

Word Origin for cuneal

C16: from New Latin cuneālis, from cuneus wedge
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