length wise

lengthwise

[lengkth-wahyz, length-, lenth-]
adverb, adjective
in the direction of the length.

Origin:
1570–80; length + -wise

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lengthwise

adjective
1. running or extending in the direction of the length of a thing; "the lengthwise dimension" [ant: crosswise

adverb
1. in the direction of the length; "He cut the paper lengthwise" [syn: lengthways
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