cuneatic

/kyooh'nee at"ik/, adj.
cuneiform; cuneate.
[1850-55; CUNEATE + -IC]

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  • Cuneatic — Cu ne*at ic (k? n? ?t ?k), a. Cuneiform. Cuneatic decipherment. Sayce. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cuneatic — cu·ne·at·ic …   English syllables

  • cuneatic — |kyünē|ad.ik adjective Etymology: Latin cuneatus + English ic : cuneiform …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arrowheaded — Ar row*head ed, a. Shaped like the head of an arrow; cuneiform. [1913 Webster] {Arrowheaded characters}, characters the elements of which consist of strokes resembling arrowheads, nailheads, or wedges; hence called also nail headed, wedge formed …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arrowheaded characters — Arrowheaded Ar row*head ed, a. Shaped like the head of an arrow; cuneiform. [1913 Webster] {Arrowheaded characters}, characters the elements of which consist of strokes resembling arrowheads, nailheads, or wedges; hence called also nail headed,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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