Adverb(1) at or near or toward the center of a ship
(1) It seems this artist and industrial designer came up with the idea after he broke a toe on an amidships cleat.(2) Heading back amidships along the port side, the hull dips away much more steeply than on the starboard side.(3) As the exhausted and injured men slept below decks the ship was struck amidships by a torpedo from a German E-boat and she broke in two, sinking in just 15 seconds.(4) It is an unusual design of ship, a collier with engine-room aft and wheelhouse amidships .(5) Further forward, the aft hold is broken plates, then the amidships deckhouse and winch-gear lies intact and upside-down, and the goalpost mast has fallen diagonally across the wreck.(6) Modifications to the hull included increasing the freeboard amidships and flaring the topsides to widen the beam at the weatherdeck.(7) She had a draught of 18 ft and was built in 1903 with a single boiler and a three-cylinder triple-expansion engine amidships .(8) These installations typically involve the engines being situated nearly amidships , with a straight shaft driving a three or more bladed propeller.(9) The first spread hit her slightly aft of amidships , obliterating the crew quarters, mess, and medical bay in an instant.(10) Only two men could be seen on her deck, one at the tiller and one amidships to work the sail.(11) All this weight of armament tended to compensate for the engine being mounted amidships .(12) Missile one hit amidships , wrecking a set of berthing compartments.(13) The vessel is badly damaged from amidships aft.(14) Forward of this amidships seat was a locker offering additional stowage, situated on the centre-line, which was flanked by bonded pads which nestled the fuel-tanks in position.(15) Additional bollards may be located alongside the holds, just forward and aft of the amidships superstructure.(16) The Exeter was hit amidships and the ship sustained damage.
(1) amidships :: midscheeps
2. midships ::
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