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İngilizce - Türkçe
{f} el pençe divan durmak
{f} secde etmek
İngilizce - İngilizce
The prostration made by mandarins and others to their superiors, either as homage or worship, by knocking the forehead on the ground
{f} grovel, act in an obsequious manner; lie prostrate and touch one's forehead to the group (for worship or as a sign of respect)
To perform the kotow
There are degrees in the rite, the highest being expressed by three knockings