nelson

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nel·son

noun \ˈnel-sən\

Definition of NELSON

:  a wrestling hold marked by the application of leverage against an opponent's arm, neck, and head — compare full nelson, half nelson

Origin of NELSON

probably from the name Nelson
First Known Use: 1889

Rhymes with NELSON

Nel·son

biographical name \ˈnel-sən\

Definition of NELSON

Horatio 1758–1805 Viscount Nelson British admiral

Nel·son

geographical name \ˈnel-sən\

Definition of NELSON

1
river 400 miles (644 kilometers) Canada in Manitoba flowing from N end of Lake Winnipeg to Hudson Bay
2
city & port New Zealand on N coast of South Island pop 37,943

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