heart/pulse rate

Definition of heart/pulse rate

  1. :  the number of times a heart beats in a minute

Word by Word Definitions

heartplay
  1. :  a hollow muscular organ of vertebrate animals that by its rhythmic contraction acts as a force pump maintaining the circulation of the blood

    :  a structure in an invertebrate animal functionally analogous to the vertebrate heart

    :  breast, bosom

  1. :  love

    :  hearten

    :  to fix in the heart

pulseplay
  1. :  the edible seeds of various crops (as peas, beans, or lentils) of the legume family

    :  a plant yielding pulse

  1. :  the regular expansion of an artery caused by the ejection of blood into the arterial system by the contractions of the heart

    :  the palpable beat resulting from such pulse as detected in a superficial artery

    :  the number of individual beats in a specified time period (as one minute)

  1. :  to exhibit a pulse or pulsation :  throb

    :  to drive by or as if by a pulsation

    :  to cause to pulsate

rateplay
  1. :  to rebuke angrily or violently

    :  to drive away by scolding

    :  to voice angry reprimands

  1. :  reckoned value :  valuation

    :  estimation

    :  a fixed quantity

  1. :  allot

    :  to set an estimate on :  value, esteem

    :  to determine or assign the relative rank or class of :  grade


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