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lengthways

[ lengkth-weyz, length-, lenth- ]
/ ˈlɛŋkθˌweɪz, ˈlɛŋθ-, ˈlɛnθ- /
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adverb, adjective
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Origin of lengthways

First recorded in 1590–1600; length + -ways
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British Dictionary definitions for lengthways

lengthways

lengthwise

/ (ˈlɛŋkθˌweɪz, ˈlɛŋθ-) /

adverb, adjective
in, according to, or along the direction of length
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