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Term: Cuneiform

Derived from early pictographic writing, cuneiform consists of wedge-shaped marks that, when placed together, form words. Cuneiform was written by pressing the ends of prepared reeds into soft clay tablets and cylinders. It was in wide use in Sumer, Babylon, and Assyria.
SOURCE:  Dreaming the Divine, Scott Cunningham (Llewellyn Publications)