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American English: /prɑˈstreɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /prɒˈstreɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of prostration in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable or countable (in humility)
    Example sentences
    • Blairs apparent stature can be accounted for by the prostration of his ostensible opponents.
    • The prostration of the Democratic Party cleared the way for Reagan's election in 1980.
    • The prostration of the Party has been amply demonstrated in the California recall election.

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