[bredth-weyz, bretth-, breth-]
- in the direction of the breadth.
Also breadth·wise [bredth-wahyz, bretth-, breth-] /ˈbrɛdθˌwaɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-, ˈbrɛθ-/.
Origin of breadthways
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esp US breadthwise (ˈbrɛdθˌwaɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-)
- from side to side
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