Synonyms for cornerwise

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"Turn them cornerwise," suggested the professor of Natural Philosophy.

The holes are a little larger than the cornerwise diameter of the nuts.

She took it with a word of thanks—a little note, folded three cornerwise.

Win darted a cornerwise glance at Tobias to see if he were suspiciously watching her.

On a short board the cornerwise test can be made with a straight-edge; on a long board winding-sticks are needed.

"I dunno baout that nuther," declared Abner with a cornerwise nod of the head.

You know so well about almost every particular; but—she preferred to have the tidies straight, not cornerwise.

You'll have to use diagonal fire unless you want to hurt some of our chaps—sweep 'em cornerwise.

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