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Amidships

At or near the middle of a ship. This term is used when transporting goods over water. See also: International commerce.
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This location, instead of a sliding midships one as on the 3013 model, means that the dinette is freed up for crew to enjoy both sides of the fold-out table; but annoyingly when the flaps are down you have to step over the starboard flap to be seated.
The standing rigging included a main mast at or near midship, a bowsprit with a yard sail, and a short mast with a lateen sail abaft the tiller.
At about this time our boilers had become quite hot, and began blowing out spurts of hot water, showering the men who had gathered at midships to aid the injured who were being placed in the officers' lounge nearby.
Saying the "Our Father" I begged to be a semicircle of little people with a cloud of pipe smoke rising from a cabin at midships, and here was where Cooky mixed his vittles.
BAE Systems Submarine Solutions has been awarded a 300 million [pounds sterling] contract to build the lower hull midships sections, while the company's Insyte subsidiary has secured a 275 million [pounds sterling] order for the ships' mission systems.
MIDSHIPS can defy top weight in the Day Time, Night Time, Great Time Handicap at Kempton today.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 1.40 Midships, 2.10 Full Of Nature, 2.40 Baharah, 3.15 Hogmaneigh, 4.001.
In my opinion MIDSHIPS (1.40) will still be a value price as punters are almost certainly going to lump on the Stoute runner Conduit who was supposed to have been doing aeroplane times before it ran at Sandown but though he ran creditably, his backers were left on the runway somewhat.
EPSOM: 1.40 Midships, 2.10 Full Of Nature, 2.40 Baharah, 3.15 Hogmaneigh, 4.00 Tartan bearer, 4.45 Bureaucrat, 5.20 Angus Newz.
Most cruisers agree that the most stable accommodations are located midships; that is, toward the middle of the ship front-to-back.
The Santo Antonio spent the night launching off the pinnacle of one wave to shudder prow-down into the valley of the next, now seemingly airborne, now submerged; you could hear the diesels scream as the stem came clear to midships and the screws churned empty heaven.
Facilities/Features: Fully air-conditioned; stabilized; 9 passenger decks; 7 passenger elevators; midships pool area topside with 2 large pools (with deep and shallow areas); 3 hot tubs; jogging/walking track; glass sheltered tanning areas; rock-climbing wall.