Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. From side to side; in terms of width.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. directed across the width of an object or place.
  • adv. Across the width of an object or place.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In the direction of the width; as regards the width.

Etymologies

width +‎ -wise (Wiktionary)

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