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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A compact, wedge-shaped formation, as of police or guards, moving as a body and used especially for penetrating crowds.

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Examples

  • The door of the embassy opened, and a flying wedge of men, led by BoHo, rushed out.

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