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Synonyms for pulse

Synonyms for pulse

a periodic contraction or sound of something coursing

to make rhythmic contractions, sounds, or movements

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

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

the rate at which the heart beats

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

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expand and contract rhythmically

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

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drive by or as if by pulsation

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References in periodicals archive ?
He was not shown checking Paul for a pulse, although he said normally he would have felt his neck for a carotid pulse.
There will be no carotid pulse (the pulse felt in the neck at the angle of the jaw), which is the main supply of blood to the brain.
I then checked her carotid pulse on her neck and there was none.
On physical examination her neck veins were normal, as were her carotid pulses.
The manikin, which costs around $30,000, has radial and carotid pulses, respirations, heart sounds and rhythms, lung sounds, can groan in pain, make vomiting sounds and have an intravenous line, nasogastric tube and catheter inserted.
It has a cardio pulmonary resuscitation recording feature with carotid pulses, an ECG artefact, bilateral B/P and IV arms and urinary catheterisation with a genital area.