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A chart pattern composed of two converging lines connecting peaks and troughs. In the case of falling wedges, the pattern indicates temporary interruptions of upward price rallies. In the case of rising wedges, indicates interruptions of a falling price trend.


In technical analysis, a series of high and low prices for a security that, when plotted on a chart, looks vaguely like a triangle. A triangle indicates that investors do not know whether a bull market or a bear market will prevail. If the triangle breaks upward, it is a bullish sign, but if it breaks downward, it is a bearish sign. A triangle is also called a wedge. See also: Ascending sign, Descending sign.


See triangle.
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Previous Wedge intercepts have included 354 g/t gold over one meter, and 33.3 g/t over 8.3 meters.
The XLow has the lowest amount of bounce that Cleveland has ever put on a wedge. It's only available in 58 and 60 degrees of loft and it's for the player who has the confidence to really open up the face around the green as much as he wants and who hits high, soft, spinning shots.
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Calculating the angle required to eliminate ghosting for multiple seated height results in the "S-curve" wedge profile shown in Figure 8.
When glue is dry, stitch over curved raw edge of wedge unit with decorative machine stitch (Photo D).
Using the blunt side pound the wedge into the chunk.
When data from all 12 trials were considered, the overall effect estimate for lateral wedge insoles was a standardized mean difference (SMD) in pain between interventions of -0.47.
Our green wedge is not for sale, the site is part of the Bassleton Beck valley and a Heritage Park.
I have been looking for "High Heel Wedge Sneakers" for quite a while, but could not find any.