Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
tóu qiào yīn
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Medical name (in English)
Traditional Chinese characters:
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頭竅陰 ( tou qiao yin / tóu qiào yīn ) is composed of these characters*:
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頭竅陰 ( tou qiao yin / tóu qiào yīn ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Gall Bladder Meridian
Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM
head | connection | connection to the Yin at the head
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Version 5.36 / Last updated: 2022-05-10