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acupressure

ac·u·pres·sure

acupressure

 
pronunciation:
aek yu pre shr
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a process or technique intended to relieve pain or cure disease by the application of pressure with the hands to specific parts of the body.
definition 2: a medical technique that seeks to stop bleeding by placing needles in the tissue next to a bleeding vessel.
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