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midships

[′mid‚ships]
(naval architecture)
Halfway between a boat's or ship's stem and stern, at the design waterline.
Halfway between the side of a boat's or ship's hull.
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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.
From Curacao airport, taxis took us to see a green-painted hull with a white-painted superstructure, a midships navigating bridge and aft engine room, with a flying bridge between the fore and aft accommodation.
INGLEWOOD - It's not often a trainer like Bobby Frankel begins a meeting 0-for-20, but it's nice to have a weapon like Midships in the barn when they do.
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.
Richard Quinn's mount raced three times as a juvenile and kicked off his three-year-old campaign when pushed out in the style of a horse on the upgrade to deny Midships by a length.
From the moment I walked down the gangplank into the plush Midships Lobby, I entered a world of unashamed glamour.
From the moment you walk aboard, past the curved seating in Midships Lobby with the grand piano tinkling gently in the background, you realise that QE2 was built in an era when only the affluent contemplated a long voyage.
Tory DeNuccio had just awakened from a nap and was walking at midships on the Galaxy, a 180-foot fishing boat, when he saw thick black smoke pouring from the engine room.
Note her shattered midships structure, torpedo dangling from the after port side tubes and wreckage atop her No.
restaurant, the Midships Lounge, a tented pavilion, an indoor swimming