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helm

Nautical
a. the wheel, tiller, or entire apparatus by which a vessel is steered
b. the position of the helm: that is, on the side of the keel opposite from that of the rudder

Helm

A bulbous termination to the top of a tower, found in central and eastern Europe.

helm

[helm]
(naval architecture)
The tiller or wheel controlling a ship's rudder.
The entire apparatus for steering a ship.
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We know that eventually she will fly the nest (not for nothing does Helmer call her his little bird).
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Helmer, 35, was farmed out to Hertha Berlin for several months but returned after injuring an Achilles tendon.
And Helmer, 34, is in contention after recovering from Achilles tendon surgery and returning from a loan spell with Hertha Berlin.
The pair slotted in well, with former Bayern Munich star Helmer used in a midfield role.
Helmer gestured with two fingers to Hitzfeld as it became obvious that he would not be sent on in Wednesday.
Recent years have seen him score major successes as producer and helmer.