Definition of bowing
: the technique or manner of managing the bow in playing a stringed musical instrument
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But a longing for the sort of clarity that American foreign policy had during the Cold War, along with the requisite bowing to Ronald Reagan, which Trump also did, is utterly conventional for any Republican Presidential candidate.
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Definition of bowing for English Language Learners
: the style or technique for using a bow when playing a violin or similar musical instrument
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