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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?Parts of ships and boats at the helm officially controlling an organization or company: With Steve Lewis at the helm, we are certain of success.Controlling and being in charge take the helm to start to officially control an organization or companyControlling and being in charge
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