sidehold

noun

Definition of sidehold

1 : a hold in mountain climbing in which the edge or point of a projecting rock is grasped with the hand turned sideways
2 : a hold in wrestling in which each wrestler places his right arm around the opponent's waist and with the left hand grasps the opponent's right elbow

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“Sidehold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sidehold. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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