palpitant

adjective
pal·​pi·​tant | \ ˈpal-pə-tənt How to pronounce palpitant (audio) \

Definition of palpitant

: marked by trembling or throbbing

First Known Use of palpitant

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Palpitant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palpitant. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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