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Descriptor in English: Tai Ji
Descriptor in Spanish: Tai Ji
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tai Ji
Descriptor in French: Tai Chi
Entry term(s): Chi, Tai
Ji Quan, Tai
Quan, Tai Ji
T'ai Chi
Tai Chi
Tai Chi Chuan
Tai Ji Quan
Tai-ji
Taiji
Taijiquan
Tree number(s): E02.190.525.890
E02.779.474.913
I03.450.642.845.560.500
Scope note: One of the MARTIAL ARTS and also a form of meditative exercise using methodically slow circular stretching movements and positions of body balance.
Annotation: do not confuse with 'Taiji study' carried out in that region of Japan; do not confuse with Japanese interpretation of "Taiji" which means 'embryo' or 'fetus'
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 2002; use MARTIAL ARTS 1996-2001
DeCS UI: 36278
Descriptor UI: D026302
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Tai Ji - Preferred
Concept UI M0024655
Scope note One of the MARTIAL ARTS and also a form of meditative exercise using methodically slow circular stretching movements and positions of body balance.
Preferred term Tai Ji
Entry term(s) Chi, Tai
Ji Quan, Tai
Quan, Tai Ji
T'ai Chi
Tai Chi
Tai Chi Chuan
Tai Ji Quan
Tai-ji
Taiji
Taijiquan



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