end on

adverb

Definition of end on 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: with an end pointing in a given direction or toward the eye of an observer opposed to broadside

end-on

adjective

Definition of end-on (Entry 2 of 2)

of a coal working

: parallel in direction to the course of the main cleavage planes

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