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Any massage technique in traditional Chinese medicine that stimulates energy points—tsubos


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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According to Ammas, Latvia boosted the VAT rate on accommodation services from 5 per cent to 21 per cent in 2009, leading to 12,000 jobs being cut and the state losing 14 million euros in income and social taxes.