- Amidships is defined as the part of a seagoing vessel or an aircraft that is between the bow (front) and stern (rear).
A cabin that is located in the central portion of a ship along the keel is an example of a cabin that is located amidships.
amidships definition by Webster's New World
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in or toward the middle of a ship; esp., halfway between bow and stern
amidships definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Midway between the bow and the stern.