as in pulse
a rhythmic expanding and contracting a palpitation of the blood vessels

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“Palpitation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/palpitation. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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