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cornerwise

adverb

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in a line or direction running from corner to corner
  • fold the napkin cornerwise and then fold it again

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The first known use of cornerwise was in the 15th century

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“Cornerwise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cornerwise. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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