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The TCM acupunture point ju gu - 巨骨 - jù gŭ
(Large Intestine 16)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jù gŭ

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Large Intestine 16,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( ju gu / jù gŭ ) with pronunciation (English translation: Large Intestine 16 )

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巨骨 ( ju gu / jù gŭ ) is composed of these characters*: (ju) , (gu)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of jù gŭ are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Long Intestine Meridian
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Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

enormous  |  bone  |  large bone

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