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breadthways

[bredth-weyz, bretth-, breth-]
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adverb
  1. in the direction of the breadth.
Also breadth·wise [bredth-wahyz, bretth-, breth-] /ˈbrɛdθˌwaɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-, ˈbrɛθ-/.

Origin of breadthways

First recorded in 1670–80; breadth + -ways
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British Dictionary definitions for breadthways

breadthways

esp US breadthwise (ˈbrɛdθˌwaɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-)

adverb
  1. from side to side
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