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The TCM acupunture point zhong shu - 中樞 - zhōng shū
(Du Mai 7)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

zhōng shū

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Du Mai 7,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( zhong shu / zhōng shū ) with pronunciation (English translation: Du Mai 7 )

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中樞 ( zhong shu / zhōng shū ) is composed of these characters*: (zhong) , (shu)

*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.
中樞 ( zhong shu / zhōng shū ) 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

center  |  axis  |  central anchor point

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