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The TCM acupunture point zhi gou - 支溝 - zhī gōu
(Triple Warmer 6)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

zhī gōu

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Triple Warmer 6,
TW6, TB6, SJ6

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( zhi gou / zhī gōu ) with pronunciation (English translation: Triple Warmer 6 )

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支溝 ( zhi gou / zhī gōu ) is composed of these characters*: (zhi) , (gou)

*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.
支溝 ( zhi gou / zhī gōu ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Triple Heater Meridian

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

to regulate  |  stream of water  |  to regulate the flow of water

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