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The TCM acupunture point ying xiang - 迎香 - yíng xiāng
(Large Intestine 20)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

yíng xiāng

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Large Intestine 20,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( ying xiang / yíng xiāng ) with pronunciation (English translation: Large Intestine 20 )

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迎香 ( ying xiang / yíng xiāng ) is composed of these characters*: (ying) , (xiang)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of yíng xiāng are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Long Intestine Meridian
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