[ bredth-weyz, bretth-, breth- ]
/ ˈbrɛdθˌweɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-, ˈbrɛθ- /
in the direction of the breadth.
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Also breadth·wise [bredth-wahyz, bretth-, breth-]. /ˈbrɛdθˌwaɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-, ˈbrɛθ-/.
Words nearby breadthways
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British Dictionary definitions for breadthways
esp US breadthwise (ˈbrɛdθˌwaɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-)
/ (ˈbrɛdθˌweɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-) /
from side to side
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