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The TCM acupunture point yang lao - 養老 - yăng lăo
(Small Intestine 6)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

yăng lăo

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Small Intestine 6,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( yang lao / yăng lăo ) with pronunciation (English translation: Small Intestine 6 )

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養老 ( yang lao / yăng lăo ) is composed of these characters*: (yang) , (lao)

*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.
養老 ( yang lao / yăng lăo ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Small Intestine Meridian

Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

to bring up  |  old  |  to support the aging

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