Examples of heartbeat in a Sentence
The patient had a rapid heartbeat.
I'd accept a job offer from that company in a heartbeat.
Recent Examples of heartbeat from the Web
The narwhals’ super-slow heartbeats were a surprise because animals need to pump enough blood around the body to supply oxygen to the brain and stay warm, Williams says.
Scores of residents would eventually be evacuated from the center, including Elezaby, who according to the lawsuit struggled to breathe and had an irregular heartbeat.
Last year, Duval ordered Omegawave devices for athletes to measure the time between heartbeats.
Since there are no resort hotels, or other towns, on Bequia, Port Elizabeth is the island’s heartbeat.
And even far below the mainstream, in punk, D.I.Y. and experimental circles, many of the best rock songs embraced electronic heartbeats, bubblegum pop, laptop-friendly sampling, or on the flipside, chillingly sparse production.
According to January 2016 research in the Journal of the American Heart Association, regular caffeine consumption does not result in extra heartbeats.
Mike Duggan believes Detroit’s neighborhoods are the city’s heartbeat.
Producing the kind of performances that can make fans turn on you in a heartbeat, Arnautovic was doing nothing to make any friends in the East End.
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