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Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 633 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CUNEUS (Latin for " wedge "; plural, cunei), the architectural term applied to the wedge-shaped divisions of the Roman theatre separated by the scalae or stairways; see Vitruvius v. 4.
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