breadthways


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breadth·ways

 (brĕdth′wāz′) or breadth·wise (-wīz′)
adv. & adj.
In the direction of the breadth.

breadthways

(ˈbrɛdθˌweɪz; ˈbrɛtθ-) or

breadthwise

adv
from side to side

breadth•ways

(ˈbrɛdθˌweɪz, ˈbrɛtθ-, ˈbrɛθ-)

also breadth•wise

(-ˌwaɪz)

adv.
in the direction of the breadth.
[1670–80]
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Adv.1.breadthways - in the direction of the breadth; "cut the cloth breadthwise"
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breadthways

, breadthwise
advin der Breite, der Breite nach

breadthways

[ˈbrɛtθˌweɪz] breadthwise [ˈbrɛtθˌwaɪz] advnel senso della larghezza
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And if we run out of family to scour for stories more difficult than our own - which is rare given the range the average family spans, lengthways up and down generations, and breadthways encompassing the many degrees of cousins and in-laws -there's always the rest of our colony, a friend's friend, and many others whose problems we love to hear about.