moxibustion

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noun mox·i·bus·tion \ˌmäk-si-ˈbəs-chən\

Definition of moxibustion

  1. :  the therapeutic use of moxa

Origin and Etymology of moxibustion

moxa + -i- + -bustion (as in combustion)


First Known Use: 1910


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moxibustion

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noun mox·i·bus·tion \ˌmäk-si-ˈbəs-chən\

Medical Definition of moxibustion

  1. :  the therapeutic use of moxa


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