Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In heraldry, in the direction of the bar, that is, horizontally across the field: said of the divisions of the field, and also of any bearing; thus, a sword barwise is a sword borne horizontally. Also barways.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb (Her.) Horizontally.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb heraldry Horizontally.

Etymologies

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bar +‎ -wise

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