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The TCM acupunture point tou qiao yin - 頭竅陰 - tóu qiào yīn
(Gall Bladder 11)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

tóu qiào yīn

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Gall Bladder 11,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( tou qiao yin / tóu qiào yīn ) with pronunciation (English translation: Gall Bladder 11 )

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頭竅陰 ( tou qiao yin / tóu qiào yīn ) is composed of these characters*: (tou) , (qiao) , (yin)

*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.
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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