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The TCM acupunture point yang xi - 陽溪 - yáng xī
(Large Intestine 5)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

yáng xī

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Large Intestine 5,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( yang xi / yáng xī ) with pronunciation (English translation: Large Intestine 5 )
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陽溪 ( yang xi / yáng xī ) is composed of these characters*: (yang) , (xi)

*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.
陽溪 ( yang xi / yáng xī ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Long Intestine Meridian
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Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

the Yang  |  creek  |  Yang creek

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