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The TCM acupunture point xiu xu - 丘墟 - xiū xū
(Gall Bladder 40)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

xiū xū

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Gall Bladder 40,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( xiu xu / xiū xū ) with pronunciation (English translation: Gall Bladder 40 )
For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
丘墟 ( xiu xu / xiū xū ) is composed of these characters*: (qiu) , (xu)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of xiū xū 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

hill  |  market  |  market at the hill

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