salaam: Meaning and Definition of

sa•laam

Pronunciation: (su-lm'), [key]
? n.
  1. a salutation meaning ?peace,? used esp. in Islamic countries.
  2. a very low bow or obeisance, esp. with the palm of the right hand placed on the forehead.
?v.i., v.t.
  1. to salute with a salaam.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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