verb (used with object), ac·u·punc·tured, ac·u·punc·tur·ing.
Origin of acupuncture
Examples from the Web for acupuncture
Acupuncture increases fertility: Probably false, but unknown.
Did you ever see one of those Japanese figures with the points for acupuncture marked upon it?The Poet at the Breakfast Table|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Besides composing some mediocre poetry, Yang Hsiung wrote on acupuncture, music, and philology.A History of Chinese Literature|Herbert A. Giles
Acupuncture, ak-ū-pungkt′ūr, n. an operation for relieving pain by puncturing the flesh with needles.