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helm

noun [C] uk   /helm/ us  
the handle or wheel which controls the direction in which a ship or boat travels: Who was at the helm when the collision occurred? at the helm officially controlling an organization or company: With Steve Lewis at the helm, we are certain of success. take the helm to start to officially control an organization or company
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