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English definition of “bow”

bow

noun [C] (BEND)    /baʊ/
the movement of bending your head or body forward, especially as a way of showing someone respect or expressing thanks to people who have watched you perform: The audience applauded enthusiastically, and she came back on stage to take another bow.Physical gestures of respect
(Definition of bow noun (BEND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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