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midships

[mid-ships] /ˈmɪdˌʃɪps/
adverb
1.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30
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  • Most of these changes have occurred aft of the midships bulkhead.
  • Shows the significant collapse of the midships bulkhead.
  • Removable wooden panels cover midships openings and horizontal wooden shutters cover engine room openings.
  • The newer generation loggers have long midships hatches.
  • She had two deckhouses midships and aft, and nine cavernous tanks.
  • The pontoon dropped on the hatch coaming and winch and the boom smashed into the midships house.
British Dictionary definitions for midships

midships

/ˈmɪdˌʃɪps/
adverb, adjective
1.
(nautical) See amidships
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