胎氣

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Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

fetus; litter
 
gas; air; smell; weather; vital breath; to make sb. angry; to get angry; to be enraged
trad. (胎氣)
simp. (胎气)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

胎氣

  1. (traditional Chinese medicine) symptoms, such as oedema, nausea and vomiting, when experienced during pregnancy
  2. (traditional Chinese medicine) nourishing aether for the foetus; peaceful atmosphere that a foetus has
    胎氣 [MSC, trad.]
    胎气 [MSC, simp.]
    dòng le tāiqì [Pinyin]
    to have disrupted the “nourishing aether for the foetus” (and start to have signs and symptoms of a threatened miscarriage or premature birth)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 呔氣.
(This term, 胎氣, is a variant form of 呔氣.)