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The TCM acupunture point ling dao - 靈道 - líng dào
(Heart 4)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

líng dào

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Heart 4,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( ling dao / líng dào ) with pronunciation (English translation: Heart 4 )

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靈道 ( ling dao / líng dào ) is composed of these characters*: (ling) , (dao)

*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.
靈道 ( ling dao / líng dào ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Heart Meridian

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

soul  |  way  |  way of the spirit

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