Nelson

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Synonyms for Nelson

English admiral who defeated the French fleets of Napoleon but was mortally wounded at Trafalgar (1758-1805)

any of several wrestling holds in which an arm is passed under the opponent's arm from behind and the hand exerts pressure on the back of the neck

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Straying away from fellow band The Half Nelsons, Redemption opted for a MXPX cover for the evening, which was executed to near perfection.
gymnasts: They tried triple lutzes, half Nelsons and full Heimlichs.