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The TCM acupunture point zhong wan - 中脘 - zhōng wăn
(Ren Mai 12)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

zhōng wăn

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Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Ren Mai 12,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( zhong wan / zhōng wăn ) with pronunciation (English translation: Ren Mai 12 )
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中脘 ( zhong wan / zhōng wăn ) is composed of these characters*: (zhong) , (wan)

*Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
The modern (simplified) Chinese characters of zhōng wăn are identical with the traditional characters displayed above.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Conception Vessel (Ren Mai)

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

center  |  stomach antrum  |  center of the stomach

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