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  1. pulsation, pulsing, pulse, impulse(noun)

    (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)

    "the pulsations seemed to be coming from a star"

    Synonyms:
    impulsion, impulse, beat, caprice, whim, momentum, nervous impulse, neural impulse, pulsation, heart rate, pulsing, heartbeat, nerve impulse, impetus, pulse rate, urge

  2. pulse, pulsation, heartbeat, beat(noun)

    the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart

    "he could feel the beat of her heart"

    Synonyms:
    beatnik, instant, metre, meter, impulse, beat, heartbeat, flash, musical rhythm, split second, round, pulsation, heart rate, wink, rhythm, measure, pulsing, jiffy, cadence, blink of an eye, pulse rate, trice, twinkling

  3. pulse, pulse rate, heart rate(noun)

    the rate at which the heart beats; usually measured to obtain a quick evaluation of a person's health

    Synonyms:
    pulsing, heartbeat, pulse rate, heart rate, pulsation, beat, impulse

  4. pulse(verb)

    edible seeds of various pod-bearing plants (peas or beans or lentils etc.)

    Synonyms:
    pulsation, pulse rate, impulse, pulsing, heart rate, heartbeat, beat

  5. pulsate, throb, pulse(verb)

    expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically

    "The baby's heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it"

    Synonyms:
    pulsate, shudder, throb, shiver, quiver, thrill, beat

  6. pulse, pulsate(verb)

    produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses

    "pulse waves"; "a transmitter pulsed by an electronic tube"

    Synonyms:
    beat, throb, quiver, pulsate

  7. pulse(verb)

    drive by or as if by pulsation

    "A soft breeze pulsed the air"

    Synonyms:
    throb, pulsate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pulse(n.)

    Synonyms:
    beating or throbbing of an artery

  2. pulse(n.)

    Synonyms:
    legumes, fruit of leguminous plants

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