川芎

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Chinese[edit]

 
river; creek; plain; an area of level country; Sichuan province (abbrev.)
simp. and trad.
(川芎)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

川芎

  1. The rhizome of Ligusticum striatum (an herb used in traditional Chinese medicine).
  2. Conioselinum.

Usage notes[edit]

PRC: chuānxiōng
Taiwan: chuānqiōng
Singapore: chuāngōng

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • 活血祛瘀药 ("blood-circulation activating and blood-stasis removing" medicinal materials in traditional Chinese medicine)
  • 药材 (medicinal materials in traditional Chinese medicine)

References[edit]