The Collaborative International Dictionary
Cuneiform \Cu*ne"i*form\, Cuniform \Cu"ni*form\, n.
The wedge-shaped characters used in ancient Persian and Assyrian inscriptions.
--I. Taylor (The Alphabet).
One of the three tarsal bones supporting the first, second third metatarsals. They are usually designated as external, middle, and internal, or ectocuniform, mesocuniform, and entocuniform, respectively.