endwise


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Synonyms for endwise

on end or upright

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in or toward the direction of the ends

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with the end forward or toward the observer

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it was like for a moment, O my brothers, some great bird had flown into the milkbar, and I felt all the malenky hairs on my plot standing endwise and the shivers crawling up like slow malenky lizards and then down again.
While feeding logs into the debarker, the endwise conveyer cylinders must exert sufficient pressure and grip to move frozen, wet, slippery, muddy, and misshaped logs forward.
The yield of guaiacyl-lignin derived monomers recovered after thioacidolysis of endwise polymers was about 2.
For, distance being a line directed endwise to the eye, it projects only one point in the fund of the eye, which point remains invariably the same, whether the distance be longer or shorter.
As a mysterious female patron spontaneously bursts into a lovely aria in the Korova Milkbar, Alex confesses that he "felt all the little malenky hairs on my plott standing endwise and the shivers crawling up like slow malenky lizards and then down again" (27).
The New Holland Discbine[R] Transporter provides safe endwise transportation of the New Holland Model 1441/1442 Discbine[R] Center PivotTongue Disc Mower-Conditioners in a package less than I0 feet (300 centimeters) wide.
Estimates of distances also depend on the optical conditions under which those distances are judged - for example, whether they are presented to the eye lengthwise or endwise, and whether they are seen in a clear or a foggy atmosphere.
Or, as we go along a road in the woods, the sun striking endwise through it, and lighting up the red tents of the Oaks, which on each side are mingled with the liquid green of the Pines, makes a very gorgeous scene.
The brother twins who fell upward in stratosphere balloons to go higher than man had ever gone, to scare the birds and breadslice the clouds in round billiard ball sky carriers, only to plummet down in similar globes, sink 20,000 fathoms deep in Verne to provoke octupi and knock boys endwise into hyperventilating romance.
I put heavy duty rubber bands around them endwise to keep them from spilling during handling: TSA folks sometimes want to inspect the ammo cartridge by cartridge in my experience, so tape is less satisfactory for this purpose.