Definitions for "Acupuncture points"
Acupoints Designated locations along nerves or organ meridians for inserting acupuncture needles. Acupuncture points
anatomic points on the body used in acupuncture.
The specific areas along the pathway of the meridian channels. These points are stimulated in several different ways. Yoga postures, movements, visualizations, acupuncture needles, acupressure-massage, warming with herbs, among other methods can alter the polarity within the meridian and its corresponding organ.