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The TCM acupunture point cheng ling - 承靈 - chéng líng
(Gall Bladder 18)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

chéng líng

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Gall Bladder 18,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( cheng ling / chéng líng ) with pronunciation (English translation: Gall Bladder 18 )

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承靈 ( cheng ling / chéng líng ) is composed of these characters*: (cheng) , (ling)

*Please note that these are simplified (not traditional) characters. Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
承靈 ( cheng ling / chéng líng ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Gall Bladder Meridian

Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

to contain  |  soul  |  to contain the soul

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