Lengthwise

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Lengthwise Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • running or extending in the direction of the length of a thing; "the lengthwise dimension"
  • in the direction of the length; "He cut the paper lengthwise"

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'Lengthwise' example sentence in quotations


* I think there probably should be a rule that if you're talking about how many loaves of bread a bullet will go through, it's understood that you mean lengthwise loaves. Otherwise, it makes no sense. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts


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  • Tivy JROTC honors local veterans
    Members of the Tivy High School Air Force Junior ROTC straightened an American flag to full length and folded it twice lengthwise, then began folding the outer corner inward. Read more on this news related to 'Lengthwise'
  • 15 gadgets that instantly make cooking more fun
    Let's be honest: When it comes down to it, cooking is more often a mindless chore than a fun activity. Whether you don't know the difference between slicing a lemon crosswise versus lengthwise, or you always end baking experiments covered in flour dust, let's just concede that not everyone is as cheery as Julia Child. See also: 10 Apps to Help You Find Read more on this news related to 'Lengthwise'

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