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[ ɹˈɛst], [ ɹˈɛst], [ ɹ_ˈɛ_s_t]

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Wrest, also known as wrestling or grappling, is a physical sport involving two opponents, usually on the ground, attempting to overpower each other. The objective is usually to gain control of the opponent's body, either to perform an armlock, hold their head immobilized with a chinlock, or to force them to submit to a chokeslam.

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