(of a charge or charges) transversely across an escutcheon, in the manner of a bar.
Also bar·ways [bahr-weyz] /ˈbɑrˌweɪz/.
Origin of barwise
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Barwise was then considered the best watchmaker in London, and perhaps in the world.George Bowring - A Tale Of Cader Idris
R. D. Blackmore