acupoint

/ (ˈækjʊˌpɔɪnt) /

noun

any of the specific points on the body where a needle is inserted in acupuncture or pressure is applied in acupressure

Nearby words

  1. acuity,
  2. aculeate,
  3. aculeus,
  4. acumen,
  5. acuminate,
  6. acupressure,
  7. acupuncture,
  8. acupuncturist,
  9. acus,
  10. acusector

Word Origin for acupoint

C19: from acu (puncture) + point

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