CC Madhya 9.56

terache paḍila thāli, — māthā kāṭi’ gela
mūrcchita hañā ācārya bhūmite paḍila
Synonyms: 
terache — at an angle; paḍila — fell down; thāli — the plate; māthā — the head; kāṭi’ — cutting; gela — went; mūrcchita — unconscious; hañā — becoming; ācārya — the teacher; bhūmite — on the ground; paḍila — fell down.
Translation: 
The plate was made of metal, and when its edge hit the head of the teacher, it cut him, and the teacher immediately fell to the ground unconscious.