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genuflection

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌdʒen.jʊˈflek.ʃən/ us  
the act of genuflecting the act of showing respect: Contemporary Hollywood movies often make subtle genuflections to the great film-makers of the past.
Translations of “genuflection”
in Chinese (Traditional) 下跪,跪拜, 跪拜, 表示崇敬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 下跪,跪拜, 跪拜, 表示崇敬…
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