Definition of Nei kuan in English:

Nei kuan

(also Nei-Koann, Nei-kuan, Neiguan)

noun

Acupuncture
  • An acupuncture point situated between the central tendons on the inner surface of the forearm, approximately five centimetres from the wrist.

Origin

1950s. From Chinese nèiguān (Wade-Giles transcription nei kuan) from nèi inner + guān closure, juncture, key point.

Pronunciation

Nei kuan

/ˌneɪ ˈkwan/