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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin.

Usage examples (40)
  • I now run an acupuncture clinic part-time from home.
  • I agree with you that acupuncture is a false therapy.
  • "Now the evidence that acupuncture is effective is very strong and growing."
  • Experts such as Soliman are quick to say that acupuncture is no cure, and cost can be a problem. for more
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