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 Dictionary entry overview: What does longitudinally mean? 

  The adverb LONGITUDINALLY has 3 senses:

1. across time
2. in the direction of the length
3. with respect to longitude

  Familiarity information: LONGITUDINALLY used as an adverb is uncommon.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1longitudinally [BACK TO TOP]


Across time

Context example:

We studied the development of the children longitudinally

Sense 2longitudinally [BACK TO TOP]


In the direction of the length


lengthways; lengthwise; longways; longwise; longitudinally

Context example:

He cut the paper lengthwise


longitudinal (running lengthwise)

Sense 3longitudinally [BACK TO TOP]


With respect to longitude

Context example:

longitudinally measured


longitudinal (of or relating to lines of longitude)

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