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Definition of Amidships

amidships
Midships Mid"ships`, adv. [For amidships.] (Naut.) In the middle of a ship; -- properly amidships.
Amidships
Amidships A*mid"ships, adv. (Naut.) In the middle of a ship, with regard to her length, and sometimes also her breadth. --Totten.

Meaning of Amidships from wikipedia

- structure 3.  Overhead or high above Alongside By the side of a ship or pier Amidships The middle section of a vessel with reference to the athwartships plane...
- such award in U.S. history. Already damaged by a torpedo and on fire amidships, Nevada attempted to exit the harbor. She was targeted by many ****anese...
- several more were mounted amidships and astern. Two tube mountings (later on, multiple mountings) were generally found amidships. Between 1892 and 1914 destroyers...
- Norwegian Campaign. On the night of 9–10 May 1940, Kelly was torpedoed amidships by a German E-boat S 31 off the Dutch coast, and Mountbatten thereafter...
- altitude missile picket far from the British carriers. She was struck amidships, with devastating effect, ultimately killing 20 crew members and severely...
- with the torpedo tubes moving from forwards to amidships, and the Bofors launcher moving from amidships to forward of the bow gun, thus reducing topweight...
- center torpedo boat". Machine gun mount 53 was located on the starboard amidships side, behind the pilot house. McGonagle could not see or "get to mount...
- Murray "saw the flash of their bomb through the smoke as it struck [Hiryū] amidships forward of the island. Best is believed to be the first American pilot...
- hemispherical (or conical) ends and a vertical structure, usually located amidships, which houses communications and sensing devices as well as periscopes...
- cl**** of two protected cruisers had two 15 cm SK L/35 guns per side, amidships as their primary armament after 1899-1905 refits. SMS Kaiserin Augusta...
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