cornerwise

adverb cor·ner·wise \ ˈkȯr-nər-ˌwīz \

Definition of cornerwise

Examples of cornerwise in a Sentence

  1. fold the napkin cornerwise and then fold it again

First Known Use of cornerwise

15th century


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