micropulsation

noun
mi·​cro·​pul·​sa·​tion | \ ˌmī-krō-ˌpəl-ˈsā-shən How to pronounce micropulsation (audio) \

Definition of micropulsation

: a pulsation having a short period a micropulsation of the earth's magnetic field with a period in the range from a fraction of a second to several hundred seconds

First Known Use of micropulsation

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Micropulsation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/micropulsation. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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