shiatsu

noun, often capitalized shi·at·su \ shē-ˈät-(ˌ)sü \
variants: or less commonly shiatzu

Definition of shiatsu

: acupressure; especially : a form of acupressure that originated in Japan

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Origin and Etymology of shiatsu

short for Japanese shiatsu-ryōhō, from shi- finger + -atsu pressure + ryōhō treatment


Medical Dictionary

shiatsu

noun, often capitalized shi·at·su
variants: also shiatzu play \shē-ˈät-sü\

medical Definition of shiatsu

: acupressure especially of a form that originated in Japan

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