The term wedge can refer to any of the following things:
Wedge (mechanical device), a simple machine used to separate two objects, or portions of objects, through the application of force
Wedge (golf), a specialized type of club used at short ranges
foldback (sound engineering)wedge, or monitor wedge, used in bathtubs
Wedge (shoes), A type of shoe.
Wedge (hat)A type of hat used by some military orginizations
* A name for a
submarine sandwichin Westchester and Putnam Counties, New York, USA & Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
* A range of sports cars from British manufacturers TVR
* Wedge tornado, a
tornadosimilar in shape to the mechanical device
* A form of
cold air damming, a weather phenomenon
* Wedge pressure, the
blood pressuremeasured in a pulmonary artery
Wedge (geometry), a polyhedral solid defined by two triangles and three trapezoid faces
Wedge product, a mathematical term related to the exterior algebra (or the Grassmann algebra) of a vector, named for the operatorsymbol ∧used
Wedge sum, in mathematics, a "one-point union" of a family of topological spaces
Wedge issue, in politics, a divisive issue used to split the support base of an opposing political group
Wedge strategy, a Creationist political action plan
* In phonetics, a name for the International Phonetic Alphabet symbol
ʌ, representing the open-mid back unrounded vowel
Stabilization Wedge Game, in climatology, a concept developed to demonstrate that global warming is a problem which can be solved by implementing today's technologies to reduce CO2 emissions
* Wedge Card, a social enterprise started by the founder of "The Big Issue", John Bird, to promote local business, shops and communities.
Wedge Community Co-op, a cooperative grocery in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.
Wedge Records, a record label
People and characters:
Wedge (Transformers), an Autobot, leader of the Build Team in the "Transformers: Robots in Disguise" toy line
Wedge Antilles, a fictional character in the "Star Wars" films.
* A recurring character in the "Final Fantasy" video game series: see
Biggs and Wedge
Eric Wedge, manager of the Cleveland Indians
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