in the direction of the length.
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How to use lengthwise in a sentence
Carrots, cut into 7-inch sticks and then halved lengthwise, rubbed with olive oil, salt, pepper, dried parsley, dried oregano, garlic powder and ground fennel seed — plus chile flakes, if you like it hot.A sheet-pan shortcut for Chicago-style Italian sausage sandwiches with peppers and onions | Daniela Galarza | June 24, 2021 | Washington Post
Swanson also opts for smaller, firm squash, which she slices lengthwise into quarters and trims away the watery central “seed zone.”The Best Way to Enjoy Summer Produce Is Over the Grill | Aliza Abarbanel | June 11, 2021 | Eater
I switch to my sharp cook’s knife and hack the squash in half lengthwise, then scrape out the seeds and stringy pulp with a spoon.Cut waste and boost flavor with skin-to-seed recipes that use the whole vegetable | Joe Yonan | April 23, 2021 | Washington Post
Using poultry shears and starting at the neck, make a lengthwise cut down one side of the backbone to the tail.Aromatic roasted chicken with homemade adobo is an updated take on a classic meal | Christian Vazquez | January 15, 2021 | Washington Post
Slice them lengthwise and place them in a roasting pan, cut side facing up.This Baked Sweet Potato Recipe Will Enliven All of Your Senses | Patty Diez | October 6, 2020 | Eater
Trim the fennel bulbs, cut lengthwise in half, and cut out most of the core.
Split one Tahitian vanilla bean lengthwise and place in heatproof bottle.
Pull the peppers apart, lengthwise, into halves or large sections, collecting the juices in the platter.
Cut the squash lengthwise into quarters and then cut the quarters in half lengthwise to give boat-shaped wedges of squash.
This cloth was doubled lengthwise, not down the center but so that one fold was deeper than the other.The Private Life of the Romans | Harold Whetstone Johnston
The island was some thirteen miles long, lying lengthwise with its head pointing about northeast and the foot southwest.The Rival Campers Afloat | Ruel Perley Smith
Each of these divides again by mitosis (the chromosomes splitting lengthwise), the half or haploid number remaining.Taboo and Genetics | Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
The grain of the outside veneer runs lengthwise, while that of the inside piece runs crosswise.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2 | Various
Boil eight eggs hard; shell them, and cut a thin slice off the bottom of each, cut each into four lengthwise.Dressed Game and Poultry la Mode | Harriet A. de Salis