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helm

noun [C] uk   us   /helm/
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
Translations of “helm”
in Vietnamese bánh lái…
in Spanish timón…
in Thai พวงมาลัยเรือ…
in Malaysian kemudi…
in French barre…
in German das Steuerruder…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舵柄, 舵輪…
in Indonesian kemudi…
in Russian штурвал, руль…
in Turkish (gemi) dümen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 舵柄, 舵轮…
in Polish ster…
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