HyperDic: stylostixis

English > 1 sense of the word stylostixis:
NOUNactstylostixis, acupuncturetreatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin
English > stylostixis: 1 sense > noun 1, act
Meaningtreatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin.
Synonymacupuncture
RegionChina, People's Republic of China, mainland China, Communist China, Red China, PRC, CathayA communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia
Broadertreatment, interventioncare provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)
Spanishacupuntura
Catalanacupuntura

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