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The TCM acupunture point quan liao - 顴髎 - quán liáo
(Small Intestine 18)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

quán liáo

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Small Intestine 18,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( quan liao / quán liáo ) with pronunciation (English translation: Small Intestine 18 )

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顴髎 ( quan liao / quán liáo ) is composed of these characters*: (quan) , (liao)

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顴髎 ( quan liao / quán liáo ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Small Intestine Meridian

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

zygomatic bone  |  gap between bones  |  chop pit

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