Origin of longways
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Examples from the Web for longways
Place a center line, longways of the piece, as shown in the end view.Toy Craft
Leon H. Baxter
To the corner beyond the next corner, to the corner that was the most longways off, she did tie him.The Story of Opal
Cut them longways, so as to be able to take out the threads from the inside of them.The Belgian Cookbook
"That's not a noble passiont for a 'oman to keep up," said Longways.
"I have my doubts if it will be carried out," said Longways.
US and Canadian longwise (ˈlɒŋˌwaɪz)
- another word for lengthways
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Word Origin and History for longways
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