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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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If you come into the ball at a steep angle and take deep divots, then you need wedges with more bounce.
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Run thin line of glue or fabric adhesive (such as Therm-o-web's FabricFuse[TM/MC]) on wrong side of wedge unit, along curved raw edge (Photo A).
Lastly Versace designed shoes with clear plastic wedges and Reed Krakoff used metallic fish-scale fabrics.
However, buying certain types of golf equipment like the Pro Touch Wedge may improve a golfer's scores without lengthy practice sessions.
GET THE LOOK GET Sam's look with: GIVING the trend her stamp of approval, Beth Wilson, 20, of Castleton, left, wears Topshop's floral wedges, pounds 40; blouse, pounds 32; floral shorts, pounds 32, and, below, in pink wedges, pounds 50.
So kick your gladiators and flip-flops to the kerb and check out the season's gotta-have-it style, the modern wedge.
BRUSSELS -- Lateral wedge insoles placed in the shoes of patients with knee osteoarthritis gave no benefit and produced foot discomfort in a controlled study with 179 participants who completed 1 year of treatment.
The Craemer 'reel saddles' and 'multi-purpose wedges' are durable, stackable and can be used over again and will provide a ready, cost effective replacement for polystyrene cradles, wood and cardboard wedges.
In an uncontrolled study, Wolfe and Brueckman (8) showed that 45% of the patients had their moderate pain reduced to no pain at all; and 37% had severe pain, which was reduced to mild pain or no pain at all by using heel wedges for 1 week.
1: In gorgeous yellow suede multi strap wedges from Faith, pounds 60.