acu-

acu-

a combining form meaning 'sharp, clear, needle': acuity, acupuncture.

acu-

[L. acus, needle]
Prefix meaning clarity, sharpness, or needle.

acu-

Combining form denoting a needle. From the Latin acus , a needle.
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The three styles include the Acu-Style Earring(TM) that utilizes a small battery to stimulate the acupuncture reflex points; the Acu- Crystal Earring(TM), designed with crystals that generate energy waves naturally; and the Acu-Trend Earring(TM) that uses magnets, which have been used for thousands of years for medical purposes and as therapy for removing blockages in the bio-energy system.
The Acu- Style earrings, watches and bracelets have proven to be very successful in Europe, and we are extremely enthusiastic about introducing them into the U.