catercorner

adverb or adjective cat·er·cor·ner \ˈki-tē-ˌkȯr-nər, ˈka-tē-, ˈka-tə-\
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catercornered

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  1. :  in a diagonal or oblique position the house stood kitty–corner across the square

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