Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
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Medical name (in English)
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懸樞 ( xuan shu / xuán shū ) is composed of these characters*:
*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.
懸樞 ( xuan shu / xuán shū ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Governing Vessel (Du Mai)
Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM
to hover | axis | hovering anchor point
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Version 5.39 / Last updated: 2023-01-02