prostrations

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plural of prostration
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The act or condition of prostrating (lying flat) oneself, as a sign of humility
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A reverential bow performed in Middle Eastern cultures
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The condition of being prostrated, as from heat
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A part of the ordination of Catholic and Orthodox priests

The ordination ceremony includes a variety of rituals, rich in meaning and history, e.g., the prostration, laying on of hands, anointing of hands, giving of the chalice and paten, and sign of peace. —.

prostration
{n} the act of adoration, a dejection
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the act of assuming a prostrate position
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Physical exhaustion and incapacitation
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abject submission; the emotional equivalent of prostrating your body
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The act of falling down, or of bowing in humility or adoration; primarily, the act of falling on the face, but usually applied to kneeling or bowing in reverence and worship
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{i} exhaustion; act of lying flat on the ground; complete surrender; falling face down onto the ground
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a condition marked by dizziness and nausea and weakness caused by depletion of body fluids and electrolytes
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Physical exhaustion, incapacitation
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the act of assuming a prostrate position abject submission; the emotional equivalent of prostrating your body
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A complete physical or mental exhaustion; extreme exhaustion or powerlessness
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Being laid face down (prone)
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The action of standing on both knees, then tracing a cross on the ground with the thumb, bending to kiss the ground at the cross, and rising to the feet On certain occasions, such as priestly ordinations, the action of lying stretched out full-length upon the ground for a time
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The act of prostrating, throwing down, or laying fiat; as, the prostration of the body
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A latent, not an exhausted, state of the vital energies; great oppression of natural strength and vigor
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The condition of being prostrate; great depression; lowness; dejection; as, a postration of spirits
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