cuneus

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cuneus

(ˈkjuːnɪəs)
n
(Anatomy) a small wedge-shaped area of the cerebral cortex
[C19: from Latin cuneus wedge]
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Noun1.cuneus - any shape that is triangular in cross sectioncuneus - any shape that is triangular in cross section
triangle, trigon, trilateral - a three-sided polygon