amidships definition

  • adverb:
    • Midway between your bow and also the stern.
    • In the middle of a ship, either longitudinally or laterally.
    • often within the distinct the keel, but occasionally halfway between bow and stern; frequently contracted to “midships.” (FM 55-501).
    • regarding the flank, at a vulnerable destination.
    • in a ship, with regard to the woman length, and often additionally the girl breadth.
    • at or near or toward the biggest market of a ship
  • interjection:
    • A helm order, usually reduced to midships!, to centre the helm into the line of the keel.
  • others:
    • In or toward the center of a ship, or that part that is midway between your stem and stern.
    • In the middle line of a ship; over and in line with the keel: as, to put the helm amid ships.

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