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Definition of Midships

Midships
Midships Mid"ships`, adv. [For amidships.] (Naut.) In the middle of a ship; -- properly amidships.
Midships
Midships Mid"ships`, n. pl. (Naut.) The timbers at the broadest part of the vessel. --R. H. Dana, Jr.
Midship
Midship Mid"ship`, a. Of or pertaining to, or being in, the middle of a ship. Midship beam (Naut.), the beam or timber upon which the broadest part of a vessel is formed. Midship bend, the broadest frame in a vessel. --Weale.

Meaning of Midships from wikipedia

- distinguished from port or starboard (e.g. "Put your rudder amidships"). Compare midships. ammunition ship A naval auxiliary ship specifically configured to carry...
- space for the rear seats. FMR should also not be confused with a "front midships" location of the engine, referring to the engine being located fully behind...
- entrance to the First class Grand Staircase and gymnasium were located midships along with the raised roof of the First class lounge, while at the rear...
- some innovations in the ship's design, placing the superstructure in the midships and the engine room and funnels at the rear - this gives better stability...
- matching sets: one mark each on the port and starboard sides forward, midships, and astern. These marks allow a ship's displacement to be determined to...
- buoyancy (LCB) is the longitudinal distance from a point of reference (often midships) to the centre of the displaced volume of water when the hull is not moving...
- of 45 degrees. Their rate of fire was five rounds per minute. The two midships turrets were removed in 1944 in favor of additional 127 mm (5.0 in) heavy...
- (6.1 in) guns mounted in four triple turrets (one forward, one aft, two midships), and twelve 12.7-centimetre (5 in) guns in six twin mounts (three on each...
- relocating the torpedo room into the operations compartment via angled midships torpedo tubes to make room for a large sonar sphere in the bow. The George...
- Dining Saloon has collapsed because of its proximity to the break-up point midships, but the very forward part is accessible and the rectangular leaded gl****...