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Definition of salaam verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive, transitive] salaam (somebody)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they salaam
he / she / it salaams
past simple salaamed
-ing form salaaming
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(in some Eastern countries) to say hello to someone in a formal way by bending forward from the waist and putting your right hand on your forehead
salaam noun
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