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Any massage technique in traditional Chinese medicine that stimulates energy points—tsubos
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Traditional Chinese form of massage. Involves pressing, stroking, stretching, and percussive movements that are performed without lubricant.
See: massage therapy; shiatsu
[Chinese am-ma, push-pull]
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