breadthwise

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

breadth +‎ -wise

Adjective[edit]

breadthwise (comparative more breadthwise, superlative most breadthwise)

  1. directed across the breadth of an object or place.
    Make a breadthwise cut.

Adverb[edit]

breadthwise (comparative more breadthwise, superlative most breadthwise)

  1. Across the breadth of an object or place.
    The tubes should be placed breadthwise inside the box.