longways Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “longways” in the English Dictionary

"longways" in British English

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uk   /ˈlɒŋ.weɪz/  us   /ˈlɑːŋ-/ (US also longwise)
along the ​length: Fold the ​paper longways.
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(Definition of longways from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “longways”
in Chinese (Simplified) 沿着长边,顺着长度方向纵长地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沿著長邊,順著長度方向縱長地…
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