midships

[mid-ships]
adverb

Origin:
1620–30

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midships (ˈmɪdˌʃɪps)
 
adv, —adj
nautical See amidships

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Example sentences
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.
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