Definition of tablewise in English:

tablewise

Pronunciation /ˈteɪblwʌɪz/

adverb

  • 1In the form of a list or table; tabularly.

  • 2Christian Church
    historical With reference to the position of the altar or holy table in a church: with its longest axis oriented from liturgical east to west, in line with the longest axis of the nave. Opposed to altarwise.

  • 3Archaeology
    Horizontally on supports.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From table + -wise.