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Oxford dictionary definition of the word genuflect:
lower one’s body briefly by bending one knee to the ground, typically in worship or as a sign of respect.
show deference or servility:
politicians had to genuflect to the far left to advance their careers
(also genuflexion) noun
mid 17th century (in the sense ‘bend (the knee’)): from ecclesiastical Latin genuflectere, from Latin genu ‘knee’ + flectere ‘to bend’