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  • 1 Helm — may refer to:a ship s steering mechanism; see tiller and steering wheel. Derived meanings: * The verb meaning steer as in to helm a yacht . * A gender neutral term for helmsman * metaphorically, a position of leadership or control * the Unicode… …

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  • 2 Helm — Helm, n. [OE. helme, AS. helma rudder; akin to D. & G. helm, Icel. hj[=a]lm, and perh. to E. helve.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Naut.) The apparatus by which a ship is steered, comprising rudder, tiller, wheel, etc.; commonly used of the tiller or wheel… …

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  • 3 Helm up — Helm Helm, n. [OE. helme, AS. helma rudder; akin to D. & G. helm, Icel. hj[=a]lm, and perh. to E. helve.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Naut.) The apparatus by which a ship is steered, comprising rudder, tiller, wheel, etc.; commonly used of the tiller or… …

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  • 4 HELM AG — Unternehmensform Aktiengesellschaft Gründung 1900 Unte …

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  • 5 Helm AG — Rechtsform Aktiengesellschaft Gründung 1900 Sitz …

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  • 6 Helm — Personaje de El Señor de los Anillos Creador(es) J. R. R. Tolkien Episodios Apéndice A: Anales de los reyes y los gobernantes Información …

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  • 7 helm — [helm] noun the helm the state of being in charge of a business or other organization: • He has been at the helm of the corporation for 13 years. • Wright took the helm at the food retailer last year. * * * helm UK US /helm/ noun ● at the helm… …

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  • 8 helm — [helm] n [Sense: 1; Origin: Old English helma] [Sense: 2 3; Origin: Old English helm] 1.) the wheel or control which guides a ship or boat 2.) at the helm a) in charge of something ▪ …

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  • 9 helm — helm·holtz; helm·less; helm; un·helm; dis·helm; …

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  • 10 helm — helm1 [helm] n., vt. [ME < OE, protection, helmet, akin to Ger helm, helmet, OE helmian, to protect < IE base * k̑el , to cover, hide > HULL1, L celare, to hide] archaic & old poet. var. of HELMET helm2 [helm] n. [ME helme < OE helma …

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  • 11 helm — [ helm ] noun count a wheel or handle used for making a boat go in the direction you want a. at the helm in charge, or in the position of a leader: The coach will remain at the helm for the rest of the season …

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  • 12 Helm — Helm, v. t. To cover or furnish with a helm or helmet. [Perh. used only as a past part. or part. adj.] [1913 Webster] She that helmed was in starke stours. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 Helm — Helm, n. See {Haulm}, straw. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 Helm — Helm, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Helmed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Helming}.] To steer; to guide; to direct. [R.] [1913 Webster] The business he hath helmed. Shak. [1913 Webster] A wild wave . . . overbears the bark, And him that helms it. Tennyson. [1913… …

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  • 15 Helm — Helm, n. [AS. See {Helmet}.] 1. A helmet. [Poetic] [1913 Webster] 2. A heavy cloud lying on the brow of a mountain. [Prov. Eng.] Halliwell. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 Helm — Porté en Alsace Lorraine, a pu désigner un fabricant de casques, mais c est plutôt un nom de personne d origine germanique, Helmo (même racine helm = casque) …

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  • 17 helm — [helm] noun [C] a wheel or handle used for making a boat go in the direction that you want it to go in • at the helm in charge, or in the position of a leader[/ex] …

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  • 18 hełm — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. hełmmie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} nakrycie głowy, zwykle metalowe, chroniące przed urazami : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Hełm żołnierski, górniczy, stalowy, skórzany, z… …

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  • 19 helm — ► NOUN 1) a tiller or wheel for steering a ship or boat. 2) (the helm) a position of leadership. ► VERB 1) steer (a boat or ship). 2) manage the running of. ORIGIN Old English, probably related to …

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  • 20 helm'er — noun (informal) The director of a film • • • Main Entry: ↑helm …

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