Definition of midship in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪdʃɪp


[usually as modifier]
  • The middle part of a ship or boat: her powerful midship section
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    • The two four-cell launchers are installed in the midship section between the two radar masts.
    • Two four-cell launchers are installed in a midship position between the two masts.
    • Only the aft elevator could be used when a full air group was in the hangar, as dive-bombers would block the use of the midship elevator for raising torpedo planes.

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