tai yang

tai yang (tī yäng),

n in Chinese medicine, one of the six principle meridians through which the vital force qi flows; further subdivided into yin division (bladder) and yang division (small intestine). The balance of yin and yang components and the proper flow of qi indicate sound health. See also qi, tai min, shao yang, yang ming, shao yin, and jue yin.
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The following seven chapters are devoted to explaining diseases: Tai Yang, Yang Ming, Shao Yang, Tai Yin, Shao Yin, Jue Yin and Huo Luan.