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The TCM acupunture point chi mai - 瘈脈 - chì mài
(Triple Warmer 18)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

chì mài

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Triple Warmer 18,
TW18, TB18, SJ18

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( chi mai / chì mài ) with pronunciation (English translation: Triple Warmer 18 )

For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
瘈脈 ( chi mai / chì mài ) is composed of these characters*: (zhi) , (mai)

*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.
瘈脈 ( chi mai / chì mài ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Triple Heater Meridian

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

convulsions  |  blood vessel  |  blood vessel of convulsions

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