按脉 (an mai): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | November 22, 2017

按脉 (also used as 号脉, 把脉; Chinese PinYin: [àn mài]; traditional Chinese: 按脈) may mean: (1) take a pulse; (2) feel the pulse with pressure; (3) feel a patient’s pulse; (4) to diagnose; (5) to try to find out the problems. It can be used as per its usual meaning or as a figurative word (to find out problems). Some common phrases and expressions are: 按脉法 (sphygmopalpation), 给病人按脉 (feel a patient’s pulse), 给我按脉 (feel my pulse).

Literally: 按 (to press) + 脉 (pulse)

1. How to pronounce 按脉?

Chinese Pinyin: [àn mài]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 按脉

Synonyms: 诊脉, 把脉, 号脉

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 按脉

Fixed expression: 按脉法 (sphygmopalpation),

Collocation: 给病人按脉 (feel a patient’s pulse), 给我按脉 (feel my pulse),

Idioms: N/A

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 按脉 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 按脉.

4.1 让我给你量体温和按脉

Translation: Let me take your temperature and feel your pulse.

4.2 他尝试为我们国家的艺术产业按脉

Translation: He tries to find the problems in our country’s art industry.

4.3 古代人们发明了获取人类健康信息的方法——按脉。

Translation: People in the ancient time invented pulse—feeling, by which we could obtain the information of people’s health.

4.4 医生细心为她按脉。

Translation: The doctor felt her pulse carefully.

4.5 医生先给我按脉,然后看了我的舌头。

Translation: The doctor feels my pulse and checks my tongue.

4.6 汤姆正给我按脉。

Translation: Tom is feeling my pulse.

4.7 你能帮我把按脉,看看我是否正常吗?

Translation: Could you feel my pulse and see if I’m all right?

4.8 他们赶着回家听一位新总统为美国听诊按脉。

Translation: They were headed home to hear a new president diagnose the state of America.

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