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The TCM acupunture point tian zong - 天宗 - tiān zōng
(Small Intestine 11)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

tiān zōng

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Small Intestine 11,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( tian zong / tiān zōng ) with pronunciation (English translation: Small Intestine 11 )

For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
天宗 ( tian zong / tiān zōng ) is composed of these characters*: (tian) , (zong)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of tiān zōng are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
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

heaven  |  ancestor  |  origin of the heavens

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