falling wedge

noun

Definition of falling wedge

: a wedge to drive into the kerf of a tree in order to direct its fall

called also felling wedge

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“Falling wedge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/falling%20wedge. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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