from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. Amidships.
- adv. In the center position. Used of the helm.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. Alternative form of amidships.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In the middle of a ship; -- properly amidships.
- n.pl. The timbers at the broadest part of the vessel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In the middle of a ship: more properly amidships.
- Nautical, the timbers at the broadest part of a vessel.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. at or near or toward the center of a ship
Probably short for amidships.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)