Definition of amidships. Meaning of amidships. Synonyms of amidships

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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

- 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...
- Ten 21 in (530 mm) torpedo tubes were ****ed in two quintuple mounts amidships, firing the 21-inch Mark 15 torpedo. Anti-submarine armament was two 300-pound...
- 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...
- such an 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...
- (raising) the anchor after use. To do this, a windl**** was usually ****ed amidships and a davit in the stern (or sometimes the bow) to provide a fair lead...
- Stemme AG in Strausberg (Germany) since the 1980s. The engine is mounted amidships and it features an unusual folding propeller which is stowed inside the...
- carried four Arado Ar 196 reconnaissance floatplanes in a double hangar amidships and two single hangars abreast the funnel, with a double-ended thwartship...
- each with a 15-foot (4.6 m) rangefinder. One was on each side of the amidships control tower and the third was on the centreline abaft the aft control...
- 1966 Racing Car Show. It uses the powertrain from the BMC Mini mounted amidships. Production lasted until the end of 1969. Ernie Unger worked at Lotus...
- "saw the flash of [Best's] bomb through the smoke as it struck [Hiryū] amidships forward of the island." After the battle, Best was awarded the Navy Cross...