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The TCM acupunture point wai qiu - 外丘 - wài qiū
(Gall Bladder 36)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

wài qiū

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Gall Bladder 36,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( wai qiu / wài qiū ) with pronunciation (English translation: Gall Bladder 36 )

For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
外丘 ( wai qiu / wài qiū ) is composed of these characters*: (wai) , (qiu)

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

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