Words nearby moxa
Origin of moxa
Examples from the Web for moxa
In these tubes they sometimes placed lighted tobacco and blew down upon the part affected after the manner of a moxa, I suppose.
From the application of the moxa as a cure for physical ills to its application for the cure of bad boys is a natural step.The Foundations of Japan|J.W. Robertson Scott
The other remedy, or that known as the dam, is akin to what is known in Western surgery as a “moxa.”Among the Wild Tribes of the Afghan Frontier|T. L. Pennell
Larrey recommends with the same view, after the application of moxa, the use of the aq.
Upon returning home, it was burnt deeply with moxa; and miraculously enough the eye got well immediately.A Japanese Boy|Shigemi Shiukichi