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acupuncture

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈækjʊpʌŋktʃər/
a way of treating pain or illness by putting thin needles into different parts of the bodyAlternative and traditional therapies
Translations of “acupuncture”
in Vietnamese châm cứu…
in Spanish acupuntura…
in Thai การฝังเข็ม…
in Malaysian akupuntur…
in French acupuncture…
in German die Akupunktur…
in Chinese (Traditional) 針刺療法, 針炙…
in Indonesian tusuk jarum…
in Russian иглоукалывание…
in Turkish akupunktur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 针刺疗法…
in Polish akupunktura…
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