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The TCM acupunture point yao yang guan - 腰陽關 - yāo yáng guān
(Du Mai 3)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

yāo yáng guān

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Du Mai 3,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( yao yang guan / yāo yáng guān ) with pronunciation (English translation: Du Mai 3 )

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腰陽關 ( yao yang guan / yāo yáng guān ) is composed of these characters*: (yao) , (yang) , (guan)

*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.
腰陽關 ( yao yang guan / yāo yáng guān ) 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

loin  |  barrier  |  lumbar barrier of the Yang

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