saltirewise

adverb
sal·​tire·​wise | \ -ˌwīz \
variants: or less commonly saltireways \ -​ˌwāz \

Definition of saltirewise

1 : in saltire
2 : per saltire
3 : with the arms extending diagonally

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“Saltirewise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saltirewise. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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