vulcan nerve pinch

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vulcan nerve pinch

A keyboard command that involves pressing three or more key simultaneously. See also bear paw.
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Kirk's highly logical pointy-eared science officer Spock, played by Leonard Nimoy, introduced viewers to the v-shaped Vulcan salute, the mind meld and the Vulcan death grip.
As our exclusive pictures show, he is forced to find a quickfire response to Spock's Vulcan Death Grip - but sadly he hasn't got a clue.
Captain Birchie calmly went up to him and in what I can only describe as one of those "once in a lifetime moments", applied a Vulcan death grip to him who promptly jumped back into the ocean and fled with his compadres.
With many of the production's original cast returning, it's a must see - even if you don't know your iambic pentameter from a Vulcan death grip.